Neil Bissoondath

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Neil Bissoondath is a Trinidad born, Canadian writer.  He is the author of The Unyielding Clamour of the Night (2008), A Casual Brutality (2003), Selling Illusions: The Cult of Multiculturalism in Canada (2002), The Worlds Within Her (1998), Digging Up the Mountains (1985), and several other books.  Bissoondath is the recipient of the McClelland and Stewart Award, the National Magazine Award, the Guardian Prize, the Smith/Books in Canada First Novel Award, the Governor General’s Literary Award, and numerous others.

More Resources:

Click here to buy his books.

Read Kirkus Reviews‘s review of The Unyielding Clamor of the Night.

Read Aurora‘s interview.

Read College Quarterly‘s review of Selling Illusions.

Read EuroCanadian‘s review of Selling Illusions.

Read Kirkus Reviews’s review of A Casual Brutality.

Read The New York Times‘s review of A Casual Brutality.

Watch NIEL BISSOONDATH: interview with FLYP.