Margaret Atwood is a Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist. She is among the most-honored authors of fiction in recent history. Atwood will be speaking alongside Jennifer Egan and George Saunders in a discussion entitled "Utopia/Dystopia."
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Added by Madeleine Holland on September 17, 2012