Ottawa's Festival of Ideas Since 1997
Knox Presbyterian Church120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)
8:30pm

Truthiness or Dare
(Do the Facts Matter?)
with Guy Gavriel Kay
and Marianne Apostolides

Hosted by The Globe and Mail's Martin Levin

Truthiness or Dare
(Do the Facts Matter?)
with Guy Gavriel Kay
and Marianne Apostolides

Hosted by The Globe and Mail's Martin Levin
28
Saturday
Apr
2012
8:30pm
Knox Presbyterian Church
120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)
Photo courtesy of Beth Gwinn
Guy Gavriel Kay - Photo courtesy of Samantha Kidd Photography
Marianne Apostolides

Riffing off a recent celebrated dispute between a fact-checker and a journalist, and considering both non-fiction such as James Frey’s A Million Little Pieces and works of fiction using real people, Martin Levin, Books Editor at The Globe and Mail, moderates a conversation between award-winning bestseller, Guy Gavriel Kay, the author of Ysabel and Under Heaven, and Marianne Apostolides , whose latest book, Voluptuous Pleasure: The Truth About the Writing Life, is a collection of non-fiction which states that non-fiction does not exist. Join us as we consider issues of art and responsibility.

 

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