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Pier 21 Reads Launches with Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning Author Esi Edugyan

This fall, Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning author Esi Edugyan will launch Pier 21 Reads, with two free author readings at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21.

On Thursday, September 24 at 10 a.m. and Friday, September 25 at 7 p.m., Ms. Edugyan will speak on the themes of immigration and Canadian identity as well as read excerpts from her novels Half-Blood Blues, The Second Life of Samuel Tyne and Dreaming of Elsewhere: Observation on Home. A second generation Canadian whose parents immigrated to Canada from Ghana, she will also engage attendees in a special Q & A and book signing.

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