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Distinguished Speakers Series: Emma Donoghue

Date
November 06, 2014
Time
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Location
Jorgenson Hall, 14th floor, Room 1402 380 Victoria Street
Open To
Students, Prospective Students, Public, Alumni, Faculty, Staff
Contact
lisa.benadiba@ryerson.ca
"Leaving Room for Imagination" As a novelist, playwright and screenwriter as well as literary historian, Emma Donoghue, external link constantly moves along the spectrum that runs from fact to fiction. Best known for her novels inspired by real cases whether contemporary ( Room, filming in Toronto right now) or historical ( Frog Music, The Sealed Letter), she will talk about a career in which she lapsed -- or, it could be said, springboarded -- from the academic track.