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Past Festival Authors

Alice Munro Festival of the Short Story 2022 - 2012

The Alice Munro Festival of the Short Story has presented multiple award-winning writers from Canada including: Margaret Atwood, Mona Awad, David Bergen, Wayson Choy, Lynn Coady, Cherie Dimaline, Emma Donoghue, Elizabeth Hay, Sheila Heti, Lee Maracle, Lisa Moore, Téa Mutonji, Michael Ondaatje, Heather O’Neill, Casey Plett, Nino Ricci, Vivek Shraya, Merilyn Simonds, Mariko Tamaki, Madeleine Thien, Souvankham Thammavonga, Jane Urquart, and Ian Williams.

2022 Authors

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Alexander Macleod

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Chelsea Vowel

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Danielle Daniel

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Heather Marshall

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Martha Schabas

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Nita Prose

2021 Authors

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Lisa Dalrymple

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Emma Donoghue

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Camilla Gibb

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Mary Lawson

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Lindy Mechefske

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Alix Ohlin

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Kenneth Oppel

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David Adams Richards

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Heather Smith

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Sydney Smith

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M.G. Vassanji

2020 Authors

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David Bergen

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Alex Pugsley

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Maria Reva

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Souvankham Thammavongsa

2019 Authors

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Emma Donoghue

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Marthe Jocelyn

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Scaachi Koul

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Ami McKay

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Casey Plett

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Sarah Meehan Sirk

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Johanna Skibsrud

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Madeleine Thien

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Andy McGuire

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K.D. Miller

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Téa Mutonji

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Ruth Ohi

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Nino Ricci 

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Anakana Schofield

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Heather T. Smith

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Ian Williams

2018 Authors

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Emma Donoghue

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Marthe Jocelyn

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Scaachi Koul

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Ami McKay

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Casey Plett

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Sarah Meehan Sirk

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Johanna Skibsrud

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Madeleine Thien

2017 Authors

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Aviva Armour-Ostroff

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Eva Crocker

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Cherie Dimaline

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Marni Jackson

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Brian D. Johnson

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Falen Johnson

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Kyo Maclear

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Lee Maracle

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Scott McKowen

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Michael Ondaatje

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Merilyn Simonds

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Paul Thompson

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Arturo Pérez Torres

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Jane Urquhart

2016 Authors

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Samuel Archibald

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Margaret Atwood

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Lynn Coady

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Elizabeth Hay

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Sheila Heti

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Don Martel

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Vivek Shraya

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Merilyn Simonds

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Shawn Syms

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Mariko Tamaki

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Robert Thacker

2015 Authors

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Caroline Adderson

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Andrew Kaufman

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Lisa Moore

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Heather O’Neill

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Merilyn Simonds

2014 Authors

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Melanie Chambers

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Brian Francis

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Miranda Hill

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Carrie Snyder

2013 Authors

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Melanie Chambers

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Wayson Choy

Peggy Coffey

Gary Draper

Kim Jernigan

Hayley Linfield

2012 Authors

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Vicki Delany

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Douglas Gibson

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Daniel Kolos

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Randall Lobb

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A.R. Grobbo

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