Canada presents an evening of author talks and cultural performances at the 2021 Frankfurt Book Fair. Authors Margaret Atwood (remote participation), Paul Seesequasis, Michel Jean, Catherine Mavrikakis, Michael Crummey and Vivek Shraya will take part in three literary panel discussions. The evening will also feature live artistic performances from iskwē (singer with pianist), Dallas Arcand (hoop dancer), Deantha Edmunds (opera singer) and Vivek Shraya (singer).
The event will be streamed live on the book fair’s website.
Canada Night programming is coordinated by the Department of Canadian Heritage and Canada FBM2021. The event is being produced by the Frankfurt Book Fair, in collaboration with its regional broadcast partner, Hessischer Rundfunk.