The Next Chapter
Thomas King, new feminist fiction
Rewriting history, redefining what it means to be a powerful woman, and refreshing old literary tropes. In this episode, Shelagh speaks with writers who are challenging all sorts of conventions.
From the cover of "How to Build a Girl" by Caitlin Moran Listen to the full episode53:59
In this episode:
* Thomas King on The Inconvenient Indian. It's a contender in Canada Reads 2015.
* Jeremy Fisher on The Life of Hope by Paul Quarrington
* Jen Sookfong-Lee on new feminist fiction, How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran, and Anatomy of a Girl Gang by Ashley Little
* How I Wrote It: Carrie Snyder on Girl Runner
* Rob Winger on Old Hat
"The Inconvenient Indian" by Thomas King, "The Life of Hope" by Paul Quarrington, "Girl Runner" by Carrie Snyder, "Anatomy of a Girl Gang" by Ashley Little, "How to Build a Girl" by Caitlin Moran, "Old Hat" by Rob Winger