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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  • 50 Quotes That’ll Make You a Better Content Marketer

    … is a diverting activity that rarely resembles actual work.” Every day, I remind myself of that, and how lucky I am to lead a team that spends its days telling stories here on The Content Strategist and on our other publication, The Freelancer. Last February, we shared 25 quotes that inspire us. This year, we’ve added 25 more from great thinkers, writers, and marketers that get us pumped to tell better stories every day. Hover over each image for easy sharing. Images by Noah Smith …

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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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  • The Top 100 Books on Facebook

    … The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho, 4.01 percent Anne of Green Gables, L.M. Montgomery, 3.95 percent The Giver, Lois Lowry, 3.88 percent The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini, 3.67 percent Ender’s Game, Orson Scott Card, 3.53 percent The Poisonwood Bible, Barbara Kingsolver, 3.39 percent Lord of the Flies, William Golding, 3.38 percent The Eye of the World, Robert Jordan…

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