Award-winning novelist, screenwriter, essayist, and performer Thomas King will be presenting this year’s Hagey Lecture entitled “Love in the Time of Cholera: Canadian Edition” at 8 p.m. on November 17, 2015 in Federation Hall at the University of Waterloo.
Thomas King is the recipient of the 2014 Governor General’s Award. Among his most recent award-winning works of fiction and non-fiction are: An Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America; The Back of the Turtle; Green Grass, Running Water; and The Red Power Murders: A Dreadful Water Mystery.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 – 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM EST
Federation Hall, University of Waterloo
Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
A reception will follow the lecture.
The University of Waterloo Bookstore will have a selection of Thomas King’s books available for purchase during the reception.
Waterloo’s premier invitational public lecture series since 1970, the Hagey Lectures – named after the university’s first president – are co-sponsored by the Faculty Association and the University of Waterloo. The annual lectures are intended to challenge, stimulate and enrich not only the faculty, staff and students of the University of Waterloo, but all members of this community.