Every year ARTSFILE asks Sean Wilson, the artistic director of the Ottawa International Writers Festival,  to pick some books to read for the new

All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays

As a student of English Literature and Literary Theory at the University of Cape Town in the 1990s, Kagiso Lesego Molope was living in

Charles Frazier burst onto the international literary scene with a book about the journey of a civil war soldier of the South back home

For 15 years, Rick Mercer travelled from coast to coast to coast in Canada delivering a grassroots sense of humour and humanity that led

Ottawa writer Elizabeth Hay has won the $60,000 Hilary Weston Writers' Trust prize for non-fiction for her memoir of acting as a guardian and