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IFOA: All eyes on Canadian writers

31 October 2013 No Comment

It’s been a big year for Canadian literature, and a busy couple of months for Canadian writers. Beloved Canadian writer Alice Munro, renowned for her short stories set in rural  Canada, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Popular Canadian author  Joseph Boyden has just released his highly anticipated novel, The Orenda. And in September, CBC once again started accepting submissions for its national writing contest, Canada Writes.
With plenty of eyes fixed on Canadian literature, Toronto has been hosting the International Festival of Authors. The event kicked off October 24 and will carry on into early…

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