Patrick deWitt

Patrick deWitt

United States

A novelist and screenwriter, Patrick deWitt has received multiple accolades and major awards for his work. He is the author of critically acclaimed novel, The Sisters Brothers, which won the Governor General’s Literary Award for Fiction, the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, and the Stephen Leacock Medal, and was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Scotiabank Giller Prize. His latest book, French Exit, is a mother/son caper and a riotous send-up of high society.