Ms. Carol Shields Lecture

Ms. Carol Shields

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on April 4 at 8:15 p.m. in Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.


One of a select group of stellar authors in Canada, Ms. Shields is perhaps best known for The Stone Diaries, winner of a Pulitzer and Governor General's Award. Other awards for her works include The National Book Critics Circle Award, Canadian Booksellers' Prize, The Marian Engel Award, Arthur Ellis Award, and CBC Prize for Drama. In addition to being a novelist, poet and playwright, Ms. Shields is Chancellor of the University of Winnipeg and Professor at the University of Manitoba. Some of her recent books include: The Republic of Love, Coming to Canada, Thirteen Hands, and the just published Larry's Party.

Spring Program 1998
Jan 31, Feb 7, Feb 14, Feb 28, Mar 7, Mar 14, Mar 21, Mar 28, Apr 4.

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