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Write Now! Presents: Rebecca Rosenblum

Date:
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Location:
University College (UC)
Room: 3110 (Conron Hall)
Cost:
Free

Rebecca Rosenblum is a writer and editor living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Rebecca’s short fiction has been short-listed for the Journey Prize, the National Magazine Award, and the Danuta Gleed Award, longlisted for the Relit Award, and she was herself a juror for the Journey Prize 21. Her work has been seen in Exile Quarterly, The Antigonish Review, The New Quarterly, Journey Prize Stories 19, Maisonnueve, Coming Attractions, and Best Canadian Stories.

Her first collection of stories, Once, won the Metcalf-Rooke Award and was one of Quill and Quire’s 15 Books That Mattered in 2008. The Maclean’s blog called Rebecca “Canlit Rookie of the Year” in 2008. Her second collection, The Big Dream, was published by Biblioasis in September 2011. Her novel comprised of stories called So Much Love was published by McClelland & Stewart in 2016.

This talk is part of the “Write Now!” course offered by the Department of English & Writing Studies at Western University. Writing 2520A is organized around a series of lectures by writers. Every week, a new writer visits the class to read from their work, talk about their writing and their career, and answer questions. Talks are FREE and OPEN to the public! For more information or to enroll in the course, visit: www.uwo.ca/writing.

Host:
English & Writing Studies at Western
Contact:
Aaron Schneider - Professor
achnei4@uwo.ca
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