Friday, July 13, 2007

Michael Crummey at Ontario Literary Festival

from the Peterborough Examiner

Who's Who
Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Here's a look at the authors, performers and hosts coming to take part in the Lakefield Literary Festival:

- Ken Alexander is the editor of The Walrus magazine.

- Nancy Belgue is the author of three books of young adult fiction: The Scream of the Hawk, Summer on the Run, and Casey Little, Yo-Yo Queen.

- Noelle Boughton is the author of the book Margaret Laurence: A Gift of Grace, which documents the spiritual life of the novelist Margaret Laurence.

- Anne Laurel Carter is a children's writer. She co-edited the book of essays titled My Wedding Dress: True-Life Tales of Lace, Laughter, Tears and Tulle, published earlier this year.

- Karen Connelly is the author of seven books of fiction and poetry. Her latest novel, The Lizard Cage, is set in Burma.

- Michael Crummey wrote two novels: River Thieves and The Wreckage.

To read the complete list of writers appearing at the Lakefield Literary Festival this year, please click here. To see the festival schedule click here.


Michael Crummey is also the author of three poetry collections: Arguments with Gravity, Hard Light, and Salvage. Hard Light: 32 Little Stories is available in an audio edition from Rattling Books read by Michael Crummey, Ron Hynes and Deidre Gillard-Rowlings.