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A radio book lounge special feature

LISTEN TO readings by acclaimed writers including Dionne Brand, Rawi Hage, Camilla Gibb, David Bezmozgis, Ann-Marie MacDonald and more, at the PEN Canada and the Toronto Public Libraryâe(TM)s celebration of Freedom to Read Week, hosted by Carol Off.

IN PART ONE (click here to listen): David Bezmozgis reads from âeoeRequiem for my Grandfather,âe Camilla Gibb reads from her novel, Sweetness in the Belly and Bernice Eisenstein reads from her memoir, I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors. PEN Canada writer-in-exile Senthil Ratnasabapathy discusses his experiences working as a journalist in northern Sri Lanka.

IN PART TWO (click here to listen): Ann-Marie MacDonald reads from her novel The Way the Crow Flies, Rawi Hage reads from his novel DeNiro's Game and Dionne Brand reads from her collection of poetry Inventory.

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