On our inaugural podcast release, we celebrate Canadian author and winner of the Rogers Writer's Trust Fiction Prize David Chariandy. 🙌🏿🙌🏾
David grew up in Toronto and lives and teaches in Vancouver. His debut novel, Soucouyant, received rave reviews and nominations from eleven literary awards juries, including a Governor General's Literary Award shortlisting, a Gold Independent Publisher Award for Best Novel, and the Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist. Brother is his second novel.
In the interview, we discuss his motivations, inspirations, and the legacies that inform his work. This episode is currently being edited but will be released any day now! Stay tuned!