Loonie, Toonie And Alice Munroonie

Loonie, Toonie And Alice Munroonie

CP  03.24.2014
VICTORIA - Canadian author Alice Munro's stature as a literary icon has been commemorated in a limited-edition silver coin from the Royal...
WATCH: Margaret Atwood Hangs Out With Alice Munro

WATCH: Margaret Atwood Hangs Out With Alice Munro

01.23.2014
What do two women who are pillars of Canadian literature talk about when put in an interview setting? For Margaret Atwood and Alice Munro,...
Daughter Accepts Nobel On Alice Munro's Behalf

Daughter Accepts Nobel On Alice Munro's Behalf

CP  12.10.2013
VICTORIA - Alice Munro proudly watched daughter Jenny accept the Nobel Prize on her behalf in Stockholm on Tuesday, and reflected back...
Alice Munro, Mathematician

Alice Munro, Mathematician

Marjorie Senechal  11. 1.2013
Munro's stories sound like ideal math proofs: short and deceptively simple, moving back and forth between foreground (theorems) and background...
LOOK: Besties

LOOK: Besties

10.29.2013
Sometimes two famous (and super awesome) people come together in friendship, and the result leaves the rest of us "common folk" swooning. Such...
Alice Munro Declines Nobel Prize Ceremony

Alice Munro Declines Nobel Prize Ceremony

CP  10.18.2013
STOCKHOLM - The Swedish Academy says Canada's Alice Munro won't travel to Stockholm to collect her Nobel Prize for Literature because of...
On Teaching the Work of Alice Munro

On Teaching the Work of Alice Munro

Daniel Pena  10.11.2013
Alice Munro's writing, like all great writing, teaches us to be human. It engages big questions in small spaces: What does it mean to...
Nobel Winner Was Too Busy To Write Novels

Nobel Winner Was Too Busy To Write Novels

The Atlantic  10.11.2013
This morning, Alice Munro became the first Canadian author and the 13th woman ever to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. (Good timing:...
Victoria Book Store Celebrates

Victoria Book Store Celebrates

CP  10.10.2013
VICTORIA - Alice Munro tried selling other people's books for years, but the deeper she dove into the book-selling business, the more she...
WATCH: Doris Lessing Had The Best Reaction To A Nobel EVER

WATCH: Doris Lessing Had The Best Reaction To A Nobel EVER

10.10.2013
Canadian author Alice Munro was reportedly asleep when the Nobel Prize Committee called to inform her that she had won the prize. The committee...
13 Women Nobel Laureates In Literature

13 Women Nobel Laureates In Literature

10.10.2013
Lauded Canadian author Alice Munro became the first Canadian in Nobel history to win the big prize for literature on Thursday. She was...
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