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Imagination 2024 – Waubgeshig Rice

Come meet author Waubgeshig Rice!


April 9, 2024
18:30 - 19:30
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Waubgeshig Rice (he/him) is an author and journalist from Wasauksing First Nation. He has written four fiction titles, and his short stories and essays have been published in numerous anthologies. His breakthrough novel, Moon of the Crusted Snow, was published in 2018 and became a national bestseller. The sequel, Moon of the Turning Leaves, was published in October 2023. He graduated from the journalism program at Toronto Metropolitan University in 2002, and spent most ofhis journalism career with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation as a videojournalist and radio host. He left CBC in 2020 to focus on his literary career. He livesin Sudbury, Ontario, with his wife and three sons.

He will talk about his book Moon of the Turning Leaves with host Kim Garritty.

Waubgeshig Rice is our 2019 Festival alumnus.


This event is held in partnership with CBC Québec.

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