Margaret Atwood

Margaret Eleanor Atwood, CC OOnt FRSC (born November 18, 1939) is a Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist. She is a winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award and Prince of Asturias Award for Literature, has been shortlisted for the Booker Prize five times, winning once, and has been a finalist for the Governor General's Award several times, winning twice. She is also a co-founder of the Writers' Trust of Canada, a non-profit literary organization that seeks to encourage Canada's writing community.While she is best known for her work as a novelist, she has also published fifteen books of poetry.
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  • Medium goes highbrow with its first original video series

    … will feature writers such as Margaret Atwood, Nick Kristof and Mary Roach. Right now, Medium plans to produce at least 12 episodes, each around 10 to 20 minutes. “‘Foreword’ is completely aligned with what Medium is all about: thoughtful stories and ideas from writers,” said Edward Lichty, Medium’s head of corporate development and strategy. “But the fact…

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