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Bezmozgis is best known for Natasha his collection of short stories about Latvian Jews in suburban Toronto.This writer and filmmaker will give a free talk about his most recent novel The Free World. It has received some great reviews while Bezmozgis himself was named on the New Yorkers ‘20 under 40’ list.

Latvian-born David Bezmozgis-on The New Yorker’s list of best writers under 40- is the author of Natasha (a must read!!) and was shortlisted for the Giller prize for his 1st novel The Free World. His storytelling brings the Soviet immigrant experience to life with a wickedly sharp sense of humour and history.