Updated line-up and photo opportunity - Atwood, Lam and Nemni among authors attending Writers' Trust Gala on November 14

    TORONTO, Nov. 13 /CNW/ - Canada's literary, society, and corporate titans
will gather on Wednesday, November 14th to celebrate the talents and
achievements of Canadian authors at the Writers' Trust Gala - Toronto's Great
Literary Dinner. Novelist Joseph Boyden and Amanda Lang, co-anchor of Business
News Network's SqueezePlay will co-host the event.
    The Writers' Trust of Canada uses the proceeds from this gala to support
its programs including: the Woodcock Fund, which helps Canadian writers in
financial crisis; literary awards, writing Workshops, and creative writing
    Throughout the evening the Gala guests will compete for the Writer's Cup
by answering 30 literary quiz questions on the theme of Famous Lives in Life
and Literature.

    Photo opportunities are available during the cocktail reception at
6:30 p.m.

    WHAT:   Writers' Trust Gala - Toronto's Great Literary Dinner

    WHERE:  Four Seasons Hotel, 21 Avenue Road

    WHEN:   Wednesday, November 14, 6:30 p.m.

    WHO:    Some of the renowned and emerging authors attending this year's
            gala include:

    Margaret Atwood                 Howard Engel
    Vincent Lam                     Sylvia Fraser
    David Davidar                   Lawrence Hill
    Joseph Boyden                   Leah McLaren
    Graeme Gibson                   Anna Porter
    David Macfarlane                CS Richardson
    Susan Swan                      Eric Wright
    Alissa York                     Camilla Gibb
    Max and Monique Nemni           Katherine Ashenburg
    Amanda Boyden

    For more information on the event, please visit

For further information:

For further information: Erin O'Reilly, (416) 342-1811,
erin@mediaprofile.com; Allison Stokes, (416) 342-1830,

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