Read about the Alice Munro Symposium held by the Department of English

Posted on Monday, May 26, 2014

Alice Munro, last fall’s winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, was the subject of this year’s Canadian Literature Symposium, May 9-11. Academics, writers, publishing professionals, and graduate students offered various readings of her splendidly challenging fiction and career.

Read Maclean’s article at

Since 1972, the Canadian Literature Symposium, an annual event hosted by the Department of English of the University of Ottawa, has brought together thousands of Canadian and international scholars for the purpose of exploring particular topics relevant to the Canadian literatures.

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