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ON K0K 2T0
Non-Fiction Readings and Discussion – moderated by David Sweet
- Merilyn Simonds (Gutenberg’s Fingerprint: Paper, Pixels and the Lasting Impression of Books)
About the author:
Merilyn Simonds is the author of 16 books, including The Holding, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice; The Convict Lover, finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award; and most recently The Paradise Project, flash-fiction stories hand-printed on a hand-operated, antique press. She is founding artistic director of Kingston WritersFest and a past chair of the Writers’ Union of Canada. She teaches creative writing and mentors emerging writers around the world. She lives in Kingston, Ontario. Her new book, Gutenberg’s Fingerprint: Paper, Pixels and the Lasting Impression of Books will be released in Spring 2017.