This edition of Read for the Cure features:



ROBYN DOOLITTLE is an award-winning journalist and author. She is a member of the Globe and Mail’s investigative team and is a two-time winner of Canada’s Michener Award. Her latest book, Had It Coming – What’s Fair In The Age of #MeToo? was shortlisted for the Taylor Prize for non-fiction. This work was inspired by... + Read more


SEAN MICHAELS is a novelist, short-story writer and critic. Born in Stirling, Scotland, and raised in Ottawa, he eventually settled in Montreal, where he founded the pioneering music blog Said the Gramophone. His award-winning writing has also appeared in The Observer, McSweeney’s, The Guardian, Pitchfork, Maisonneuve, and The Globe and Mail. Sean’s debut novel... + Read more


EMMA STRAUB is the New York Times-bestselling author of three other novels The Vacationers, Modern Lovers, Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures, and the short story collection Other People We Married. Her books have been published in twenty countries. She and her husband own Books Are Magic, an independent bookstore in... + Read more

EMCEE: Johanna Schneller

JOHANNA SCHNELLER is one of North America's leading freelance journalists specializing in entertainment features, and the co-host of The Filmmakers on CBC. Her Fame Game column in the Globe and Mail was nominated for four National Newspaper Awards. Her non-fiction book with Kristen Worley, Woman Enough, How a Boy Became a Woman and Changed the World of Sport, was published by Random House Canada in 2019.

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