Kerri Sakamoto, The Electrical Field
(Photo credit: Daniel Tisch)
Kerri Sakamoto debuted as a novelist in 1998 with The Electrical Field, a finalist for a slew of awards–the Governor General’s Award, the Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize and the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award–and winner of the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best First Book and the Canada-Japan Literary Award. The Toronto Star said “Kerri Sakamoto represents a major new force in the landscape of Canadian fiction.” Her second novel, One Hundred Million Hearts, appeared in 2003 to critical acclaim.
Meet Kerri Sakamoto at gritLIT 2018!
- A Place to Belong, Mainstage Event
- Writing Master Class with Kerri Sakamoto: Writing Out of the Diaspora
- Festival Pass