The Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies, Goose Lane Editions and Words Worth Books present a lecture from author Noah Richler discussing his new book, What We Talk About When We Talk About War.
Noah Richler made documentaries and features for BBC Radio for fourteen years before returning to Canada in 1998. He has been books editor and literary columnist for The National Post and has contributed to numerous publications, including The Guardian, Punch, The Daily Telegraph, The Walrus, Maisonneuve, Saturday Night, The Toronto Star, and The Globe and Mail. He is author of This Is My Country, What’s Yours? A Literary Atlas of Canada. He lives in Toronto.
When: Wednesday, May 30, 2012, 7:oopm.
Where: Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies
Wilfrid Laurier University, 232 King St. North, Waterloo ON
You are also invited to read reviews of Richler’s work, such as the National Post‘s review by Randy Boyagoda, or the Ottawa Citizen‘s review by Paul Gessell, or Jonathan Vance’s review from the Globe and Mail. The Toronto Star recently posted a review by Laura Eggertson as well
Richler has also recently published an article with the Globe and Mail reflecting on similar themes to his book.