Conversation with Margaret Atwood

October 14 - October 18

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An exclusive one-hour conversation with Margaret Atwood led writer Charles Foran in which she shares her thoughts on this year’s literary programming themes: Hope against despair, We contain multitudes and Picture perfect.


Presented by the Government of Canada, in partnership with Canada FBM2020, with the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.

Margaret Atwood

English and French


International Dialogue, Women