Hiromi Goto solo author reading
at Denman Island Readers & Writers Festival 2017
» Most Recent: 12 Aug, 2017
» Website: denmanislandwritersfestival.com
Uploaded: 12 Aug, 2017
Recording Date: 29 Jul, 2017
Recording Location: Denman Island BC Canada
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Status: Complete, Ready to Air
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Program Title: Hiromi Goto solo author reading
Description: Goto reads from her award-winning book A Chorus of Mushrooms, and from her youth fantasy fiction, and answers audience questions.
Featured Speakers/Guests: Hiromi Goto is the author of many books for youth and adults. Her writing has been honoured with The Commonwealth Writer’s Prize Best First Book, the Japan-Canada Book Award, the James Tiptree Jr. Award, the Sunburst Award, and the Carol Brandon Parallax Award. Her first graphic novel, Shadow Life, with artist Celine Loup, will be published in 2018 with First Second Books. She is a mentor in The Writer’s Studio at SFU, an editor, and a mother. She gratefully lives and dreams on the traditional unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil Waututh.
Credits: Thanks to Hiromi Goto and the Denman Island Readers and Writers Festival for permission to record and broadcast. Recording, editing, and intro-outro by Frieda Werden.
Arts and CultureType: Speech/Presentation
Regional > Asia
Regional > Canada
Society and Culture