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All Ontario. Tuesday Sept. 19 at 7:30 p.m. Kate will be participating in an Evergreen Award  (https://www NULL.accessola NULL.org/web/OLA/Event_Display NULL.aspx?EventKey=EVV170919&WebsiteKey=74e8da94-41c7-4ad1-9741-aa129f6a2c2c)webinar conducted by the Ontario Library Association.

Serial Monogamy has been nominated for the Ontario Library Association’s Evergreen Award (http://www NULL.accessola NULL.org/WEB/OLA/Forest_of_Reading/Awards_Nominees/Evergreen_Nominees_2017 NULL.aspx). The nominees are chosen by librarians; the winner is chosen by readers! If you live in Ontario, you will be able to vote for Serial Monogamy at your local library in September, 2017.

Toronto Monday Oct. 23 at 5:15 p.m. Kate will be discussing Serial Monogamy at the Wonderful Women Writers Series (http://www NULL.oise NULL.utoronto NULL.ca/cwse/Events/WWW_October NULL.html) at OISE’s Centre for Women’s Studies in Education, 252 Bloor St. W.

Other News

CBC Radio recommends Serial Monogamy for its Winter Reading List (http://www NULL.cbc NULL.ca/books/2016/11/the-15-books-you-need-to-read-this-winter NULL.html)

Kate spoke recently with Shelagh Rogers on The Next Chapter (http://www NULL.cbc NULL.ca/radio/popup/audio/listen NULL.html?autoPlay=true&clipIds=&mediaIds=2697320707&contentarea=radio&subsection1=radio1&subsection2=entertainment&subsection3=the_next_chapter&contenttype=audio) on  CBC Radio (http://www NULL.cbc NULL.ca/radio/thenextchapter)

Kate answered some questions from other authors as part of CBC Books Magic 8  (http://www NULL.cbc NULL.ca/books/2016/09/magic-8-kate-taylor NULL.html) series

The Globe and Mail has published an excerpt (http://www NULL.theglobeandmail NULL.com/arts/books-and-media/summer-reading-a-preview-of-kate-taylors-new-novel-serial-monogamy/article31198868/) from Serial Monogamy.

In May, 2016, Kate won a National Newspaper Award (http://www NULL.nna-ccj NULL.ca/globe-mail-takes-top-honours-national-newspaper-awards/) in the arts and entertainment category.  The award recognized the work of Kate and colleagues Greg McArthur and Jacquie McNish for a Globe and Mail story (http://www NULL.theglobeandmail NULL.com/news/toronto/crystal-myths-behind-the-roms-philanthropic-facade/article23653032/) about philanthropic donations to the Royal Ontario Museum.

 

Some background  

Here is some information about Ellen Ternan (http://www NULL.theglobeandmail NULL.com/arts/film/how-dickenss-mistress-lost-her-cloak-of-invisibility-for-all-time/article16394812/) and her relationship with Charles Dickens that Kate Taylor previously published in The Globe and Mail.

The Guardian defends Dickens’ attitude to women (http://www NULL.theguardian NULL.com/books/2016/apr/06/charles-dickens-and-the-women-who-made-him?CMP=share_btn_tw).

London’s Dickens Museum is opening an exhibition about Catherine Dickens (http://dickensmuseum NULL.com/blogs/exhibitions/100668038-the-other-dickens-discovering-catherine-dickens)

The unique biosphere of the Scarborough Bluffs (http://www NULL.theglobeandmail NULL.com/news/toronto/the-scarborough-bluffs-are-rarely-seen-but-theres-a-plan-to-change-that/article30020049/) puts in
an appearance in Serial Monogamy (http://www NULL.katetaylor NULL.ca/SerialMonogamy)