Charles Foran is a gifted travel writer. Author of fiction, non-fiction, articles, essays and documentaries, his settings are as varied as Montreal, Beijing, Saigon and rural Ireland. In 2000, Charles recollected his Toronto childhood with an extract from The Story of My Life. In 2000, he joined Carol Martin, Lesley Krueger and Alison Wearing in a session focusing on travel writing. He visited the festival again in 2010. In 2011, Charles’ biography of Mordecai Richler, Mordecai: The Life and Times received many accolades and we were pleased to share in his success at the festival.
Years Participated: 2000, 2010, 2012