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Joseph Boyden receives honorary degree from Humber Arts & Entertainment,News

by Kateryna Barnes Celebrated Canadian author Joseph Boyden was presented with an honorary degree from Humber College at Fall Convocation. “To be honoured in such a way is tremendous,” Boyden told Humber News. “To be given an honorary degree means that the institution that is honouring you thinks you are worthy of speaking for them,

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Giller shortlist winners announced News

By Patricia Brotzel and Erin Eaton The Giller Prize shortlist winners were announced this morning at a conference at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Each finalist of the competition for best Canadian novel or short story collection published in English received a $5,000 prize, and could potentially win the $50,000 grand prize. The finalists are: Will Ferguson

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