47. The Robertson Davies Lecture
Lecture and Conversation
An Officer of The Order of Canada, Anna Porter is one of Canada’s most respected publishing professionals, and co-founder of Key Porter Books. She is also an award-winning writer of both fiction and non-fiction, 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. Cash bar
8:00 – 9:00 pm
Holiday Inn, Bellevue Room, 2 Princess St, Kingston ON K7L 1A2
Reception follows Holiday Inn, Islandview Room