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Madeleine Thien

Forfatter af Do Not Say We Have Nothing

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Madeline Thien, 26, is the Canadian born daughter of Malaysian-Chinese immigrants. She holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of British Columbia. She live in Vancouver, BC. Madeleine Thien was born in Vancouver, Canada. She received an MFA in creative writing from the University of vis mere British Columbia. She is the author of Certainty, Dogs at the Perimeter, and Do Not Say We Have Nothing, which won the 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize. She also wrote the story collection Simple Recipes. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre
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Værker af Madeleine Thien

Do Not Say We Have Nothing (2016) 1,273 eksemplarer
Dogs at the Perimeter (2011) 172 eksemplarer
Vished (2006) 161 eksemplarer
Simple Recipes (2001) 106 eksemplarer
Granta 141: Canada (2017) — Redaktør — 58 eksemplarer
The Chinese Violin (2001) 19 eksemplarer
Hiroshige Takes the SkyTrain (2017) 1 eksemplar

Associated Works

Kingdom of Olives and Ash: Writers Confront the Occupation (2017) — Bidragyder — 118 eksemplarer
Granta 114: Aliens (2011) — Bidragyder — 94 eksemplarer
Letters to a Writer of Color (2023) — Bidragyder — 16 eksemplarer

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Kanonisk navn
Thien, Madeleine
Fødselsdato
1974
Køn
female
Nationalitet
Canada
Fødested
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Uddannelse
University of British Columbia (MFA|Creative Writing)
Simon Fraser University
Erhverv
short story writer
novelist
Kort biografi
Madeleine Thien is the Canadian-born daughter of Malaysian-Chinese immigrants. She holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of British Columbia. She received the 2001 Canadian Authors Association Air Canada Award and the 1998 Asian Canadian Writers' Workshop Emerging Writer Award for fiction, and her collection Simple Recipes was named a notable book by the 2001 Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize.

Thien won the 2006 First-Novel Award from Amazon.ca and Books in Canada. The first novel award comes with a prize of $7,500.

She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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