One of fiction’s pleasures is the opportunity to hear a variety of voices, and hear voice put to a variety of uses. In Girl Runner, Carrie Snyder demonstrates a pitch-perfect ear for the voices of her characters, young and old.
To view the list of authors and books presented during this lectures, visit Handout for Lecture 5.
Gary Draper is a retired Associate Professor of English at St. Jerome's University in the University of Waterloo, where he taught courses in both early and contemporary Canadian Literature. He has been a book reviewer, a librarian, a poetry editor with Brick Books and a short-fiction editor with The New Quarterly. He is a member of the Culinary Historians of Canada, with a special interest in, and an extensive collection of, community cookbooks.