Michael Ondaatje with Carolyn Forché


photo of Michael Ondaatje with Carolyn Forché
Michael Ondaatje

Michael Ondaatje, poet, novelist, and noted editor and filmmaker, was born in Sri Lanka in 1943, spent his teenage years in England, and moved to Canada in 1962 where he graduated from the University...

Michael Ondaatje full bio


photo of Michael Ondaatje with Carolyn Forché
Carolyn Forché

Carolyn Forché was born in Detroit in 1950 and is the author of four books of poetry, the first of which, Gathering the Tribes (1976), won the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. The Country...

Carolyn Forché full bio



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Michael Ondaatje read from his work, then joined in conversation with Carolyn Forche. | Duration: 1:31:14

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Michael Ondaatje, introduced by Carolyn Forche, read from his work.

Michael Ondaatje in conversation with Carolyn Forche.


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