A.J.B. Johnston will be in Truro, Nova Scotia at the Colchester Historeum on May 28 at 2 pm, talking about his latest book, Grand Pré, Landscape for the World (Nimbus Publishing), co-written with Ronnie-Gilles LeBlanc.
Robert McGill was born in Wiarton, Ontario and grew up there. His first novel, The Mysteries, was named one of the top five Canadian fiction books of 2004 by Quill & Quire.
His second novel, Once We Had a Country (2013), is published by Knopf Canada.
His non-fiction book, The Treacherous Imagination: Intimacy, Ethics, and Autobiographical Fiction (2013), is published by The Ohio State University Press.
Robert has published short fiction in Hazlitt, Toronto Life, The Journey Prize Anthology, Grain, The Dalhousie Review, The Fiddlehead, The New Quarterly, and Descant. He is an associate professor in the Department of English at the University of Toronto, where he teaches Canadian Literature and Creative Writing.
Visit Robert at robert-mcgill.com.