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Author of How Should a Person Be?

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Sheila Heti has 2 upcoming events.

Oct
25
In Conversation with Karl Ove Knausgård
International Festival of Authors, Saturday, October 25 at 7:30pm
Norwegian literary sensation Karl Ove Knausgård discusses the third book in his acclaimed My Struggle cycle, Boyhood Island, with Canadian author Sheila Heti. Siri Agrell hosts.

Siri Agrell is a Toronto-based writer and communications strategist. She served as Deputy Director of Communications to Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne after working for more than a decade as a reporter for publications like The Globe and Mail, National Post and Ottawa Citizen. She is the co-founder of TypeFace, a literary portrait project that benefits the Toronto Public Library Foundation. Her first book, Bad Bridesmaid, was published in 2007.

Sheila Heti is the author of the critically acclaimed short story collection, The Middle Stories, which was published in Germany, France, the Netherlands, the United States, and Spain. Her most recent book is the novel Ticknor. She is a regular interviewer for the journal The Believer and is the creator of the popular lecture series Trampoline Hall.

Karl Ove Knausgård’s novel Out of the World was the first-ever debut to win the Norwegian Critics Prize for Literature. He is the author of the breathtaking My Struggle cycle, which includes six novels that can be read independently or as one hugely ambitious project. Knausgård presents the third installment of the My Struggle cycle, Boyhood Island, an autobiographical story of family, memory and how we never become quite what we set out to be.

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Fleck Dance Theatre, 207 Queens Quay West, Toronto M5J 2G8

Cost: $18/$15 supporters/FREE students & youth 25 and under (Jenni_Canuck)
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Dec
2
Heti Sheila & Julavits Heidi - Book Launch / Clothes Swap Party
Sydney Story Factory, Tuesday, December 2 at 6pm
Heti Sheila & Julavits Heidi, Women in Clothes: Why We Wear What We Wear
Book Launch / Clothes Swap Party
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