How to tune into the 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize
Who will win the 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize? The $100,000 prize is the richest in Canadian literature. The winner will be chosen at a gala event hosted by Rick Mercer on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.
Here's how you can tune in!
ON TV: CBC Television will broadcast the gala at 8 p.m. local time (12:30 a.m. AT/1:00 a.m. NT).
ONLINE: CBC Books will livestream the gala at 8 p.m. ET.
The 2018 finalists are:
- French Exit by Patrick deWitt
- Songs for the Cold of Heart by Eric Dupont, translated by Peter McCambridge
- Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
- Motherhood by Sheila Heti
- An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim
The 2018 jury is comprised of Canadian writers Kamal Al-Solaylee and Heather O'Neill, Toronto International Film Festival executive Maxine Bailey, English novelist Philip Hensher and American writer John Freeman.