Welcome Michael Ondaatje! RPL is proud to welcome the internationally-renowned Canadian author, who will join us LIVE on Thursday, August 19 at 4:30pm for a free, virtual interview! Mr. Ondaatje will talk about this summer’s One Book, Four Cities community read, In the Skin of a Lion. After a one-hour interview, Mr. Ondaatje will take questions submitted by the audience.
Don't miss this literary event of the summer! Michael Ondaatje is the recipient of multiple literary awards, including the Giller prize and the Golden Man Booker prize, and is a Companion of the Order of Canada.
Presented in partnership with the City of Richmond's Sister City Advisory Committee.
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