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Mar 01

The F.E.L. Priestley Lecture Series presents Guy Vanderhaeghe

Starts: 7:30 PM
Ends: 9:00 PM
Location: University of Lethbridge
The F.E.L. Priestley Lecture Series presents Guy Vanderhaeghe with his talk "Apprehending the Past: History vs. The Historical Novel". Investigate the misunderstandings that occur between historians and writers of historical fiction about what constitutes a correct, rich, and full appreciation of the past. Guy Vanderhaeghe is the award-winning author of novels, short stories and plays. His works include the much acclaimed western trilogy of The Englishman's Boy, The Last Crossing and A Good Man, historical novels set in the Canadian west. He is a three-time winner of the Governor General's Award for English Fiction and is the recipient of the UK's Faber Prize. His fiction has been shortlisted for the Giller Prize and a number of international awards, including the International Dublin Literary Award. University of Lethbridge 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4 1st Choice Savings Building Room: PE250 FREE. Everyone welcome. No RSVP required. Seating is limited so arrive early
Contact: Alix Redmond
Phone: 4033827144