Sharon Bala at Sparks Literary Festival, Memorial University, Suncor Energy Hall, School of Music

Sharon Bala
By the winner of The Journey Prize, and inspired by a real incident, The Boat People is a gripping and morally complex novel about a group of refugees who survive a perilous ocean voyage to reach Canada – only to face the threat of deportation and accusations of terrorism in their new land.
 
When the rusty cargo ship carrying Mahindan and five hundred fellow...

Event Details

Sunday, January 28, 2018
Sparks Literary Festival, Memorial University, Suncor Energy Hall, School of Music
St. John's, NL
Sharon Bala lives in St. John’s where she is a member of The Port Authority writing group. Her short story “Butter Tea at Starbucks...