Without fail, the winner of the annual Scotiabank Giller Prize becomes a household name in Canada. Those shortlisted also step into the proverbial hall of CanLit fame, their titles splashed across best-of lists at year end for good reason.
The annual on-stage interview with finalists of the Scotiabank Giller Prize kicks off the Festival. Hear about the creative processes, anticipations and camaraderie between incredible creatives before the winner is announced on November 18th.
The Finalists are:
Immigrant City by David Bezmozgis
Small Game Hunting at the Local Coward Gun Club by Megan Gail Coles
The Innocents by Michael Crummey
Dual Citizens by Alix Ohlin
Lampedusa by Steven Price
Reproduction by Ian Williams
Giller Prize Finalists Event
When: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm
Where: Halifax Central Library
Address: 5440 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax