Writers Unbound

Date de début: 2022-06-28 04:00:00 Date de fin: 2025-10-01 04:00:00

Writers Unbound


Saison 2

4. S2 – Identity and Belonging

DISPONIBLE SUR LE WEB POUR :  94 semaines et 5 jours  94 sem. et 5 j

This week on Writers Unbound, host Shelley Pomerance meets Mariam Pal, whose memoir, Ballet Is Not for Muslim Girls, deals with her Pakistani-Canadian identity, and Anita Anand, whose novel, A Convergence of Solitudes, brings together Quebecers of multiple origins... Indian, Vietnamese, British and more. Two writers whose families were deeply affected by the Partition of India. We’ll also have reading recommendations from Drawn and Quarterly, the Mile End bookstore.

Invité(es) : Mariam Pal, Author Anita Anand, Author, Translator and Language Teacher Kennedy Rooke, Manager, Drawn & Quarterly Bookstore Mariana Moreno Caro, Store Coordinator, Drawn & Quarterly Bookstore

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À propos

Presented by the Association of English-language Publishers of Quebec, Writers Unbound is a series highlighting the best of Montreal’s local literary community. Developed in partnership with the Quebec Writers’ Federation, the show pairs two writers in conversation with host Shelley Pomerance, inviting them to reflect on their work and on what inspires them. Each episode also includes thematic book recommendations by local booksellers Librairie Drawn & Quarterly.

Prochaine(s) diffusion(s) :

Vendredi à 4h
Dimanche à 5h et 10h30
Lundi à 3h30, 5h30 et 12h30
Mardi à 20h et 23h
Mercredi à 4h30
Jeudi à 0h30, 13h30 et 20h


The Association of English-language Publishers of Quebec (Association des éditeurs de langue anglaise du Québec) is a not-for-profit organization that advances the publication, distribution, and promotion of English-language books from Quebec. We support our member publishers through professional development seminars, advocacy, and marketing initiatives.



Shelley Pomerance

Shelley Pomerance


An arts journalist and host, Shelley Pomerance has been an associate programming director with Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival and was a longtime presence on CBC Radio as a host and arts reporter.

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