Author Talk with Michelle Good - Online Author Talk - CANCELLED - TO BE RESCHEDULED - This event has already occurred
Join us for live online discussions with some of our country's best authors!
On October 5 we welcome author Michelle Good for a virtual visit.
Click “Register Online” to register now. After registering, you will receive updates and information on how to attend closer to the date of the event. Registration begins Friday, August 20.
Michelle Good is a Cree writer and a member of the Red Pheasant Cree Nation. After working for Indigenous organizations for twenty-five years, she obtained a law degree and advocated for residential school survivors for over fourteen years. While practicing law she earned a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at the University of British Columbia.
Her poems, short stories, and essays have been published in magazines and anthologies across Canada, and her poetry was included on best Canadian poetry lists in 2016 and 2017. Her first novel, Five Little Indians, won the HarperCollins/UBC Best New Fiction Prize, the Amazon First Novel Award, the Governor General’s Literary Award and the Rakuten Kobo Emerging Writer Award. It was longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and a finalist for the Writer’s Trust Award.
Michelle Good now lives and writes in the southern interior of British Columbia.