Catherine Hernandez is an award-winning writer and the Artistic Director of b current performing arts. Her first novel, Scarborough (Arsenal Pulp Press) won the Jim Wong-Chu Award for the unpublished manuscript, was shortlisted for the Toronto Book Awards and the Evergreen Forest of Reading Awards and longlisted for Canada Reads. Scarborough made the “Best of 2017” lists for Globe and Mail, National Post, Quill and Quire, and CBC Books. She is currently working on her second children’s book, I Promise (Arsenal Pulp Press 2019); her second novel, Crosshairs; and her final play, Library (Geordie Productions 2019).
Join us for a special celebration of #DiverseCanLit. Short performances, socializing, snacks, cash bar, music, and even dancing! Hosted by Ava Homa.