Kingston WritersFest: Robertson Davies Lecture
Sunday, October 1st @ 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM$35 - $40
An Officer of The Order of Canada, Anna Porter is one of Canada’s most respected publishing professionals, and is co-founder of Key Porter Books. She is also an award-winning writer of both fiction and nonfiction, and this year releases The Appraisal, a thriller with literary chops. Anna knows the world of books: she has advised and spoken on writing, editing, book production, and other aspects of the business. Born in Budapest, Hungary, she understands first-hand the immigrant experience. As 2017 Robertson Davies lecturer, Anna reflects on her experiences and how she found success in Canada’s literary world.
Reception follows in the Islandview. Cash bar
Tickets: Adults – $35.00 plus handling fee; Seniors (60+) – $30.00 plus handling fee