Question: What does a novel about a banished Cape Breton priest have in common with a novel about the flooding of an Ontario town and a middle-aged man's reflections on his service during the Vietnam War? How are these two important books connected?
You will find the answer on page 42 of the 2011 Festival Programme (PDF version).
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