in the spring of 2007, Melanie Mah faced the dicey prospect of turning down a generous English lit scholarship from Ryerson in the hopes of being moved from the waitlist to join the fall cohort of the Guelph Creative Writing MFA. Guess what? The gamble paid off. Melanie's debut novel won Ontario's Trillium Book Award, and she's now well underway with work on a memoir. Find out more about her experience and check out links to her work.
November’s Speakeasy features: Kai Thomas, Ambika Thompson, Adrian De Leon, Chris Bailey, and Natalia Hero.
Thursday, November 29
512 Queen St W, Toronto
Doors: 7:30pm, Readings: 8:00pm
*We regret this is not an accessible venue and are currently seeking accessible options for future events.