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Attend a Scotiabank Giller Prize event near you

Events are taking place across the country leading up to the Nov. 18 awards ceremony. Viewing parties are taking place for the gala too!
The winner of the $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize will be announced on Nov. 18, 2019. (CBC)

The 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize ceremony will take place on Nov. 18, 2019. Between now and then, the shortlisted authors will be touring Canada for a special series of events called Between the Pages.

The ceremony will be hosted by Jann Arden. It will be broadcast live on CBC television, radio and online on Nov. 18, 2019. If you'd rather watch with your fellow bookworms, Giller Light viewing parties are taking place across the country.

The 2019 shortlist is:

See all the Giller Prize-related events happening below. 

Ottawa Between the Pages

When: Oct. 16 at 6:00 p.m.

Where: National Gallery Of Canada

Get tickets

Halifax Between the Pages

When: Oct. 18

Where: Halifax Central Library

More details to come.

Vancouver Between the Pages

When: Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Playhouse Theatre

Get tickets here.

Winnipeg Between the Pages

When: Oct. 23

Where: Winnipeg Art Gallery

More details to come.

Toronto Between the Pages

When: Oct. 28

Where: Koerner Hall

More details to come.

New York Between the Pages

When: Oct. 30

Where: Canadian Consulate

More details to come.

Halifax Giller Light

Hosted by CBC Radio's Maritime Noon host, Bob Murphy.

When: Nov. 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Where: Atlantica Hotel Halifax

Get tickets here.

Toronto Giller Light

Hosted by author and online personality Anne T. Donahue.

When: Nov. 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Where: Bram & Bluma Appel Salon

Get tickets here.

Calgary Giller Light

Hosted by CBC Radio's Daybreak Alberta host, Russell Bowers.

When: Nov. 18 at 5:00 p.m.

Where: Wurst

Get tickets here.

Vancouver Giller Light

When: Nov. 18 at 6:45 p.m.

Where: Soundhouse Studios

Get tickets here.

Thunder Bay Giller Light

When: Nov. 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Where: Sleeping Giant Brewing Company

Get tickets here.

Victoria Giller Light

When: Nov. 18 at 6:00 p.m.

Where:  Fairmont Empress Crystal Ballroom 

Get tickets here.

Winnipeg Giller Light

When: Nov. 18 at 5:30 p.m.

Where: McNally Robinson Booksellers

Get tickets here.

 

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