Michael Hingston

Michael Hingston

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Michael Hingston is an author and journalist whose writing has appeared in Wired, the Washington Post, The Atlantic, the Guardian, the Daily Beast, Hazlitt, Salon, The Walrus, and the Globe and Mail. He is the author of the campus novel The Dilettantes, and his book about Calvin and Hobbes will be published by ECW Press in 2018. Hingston is also the co-founder of Hingston & Olsen Publishing, the outfit responsible for the Short Story Advent Calendar. He is based in Edmonton.

The Short Story Advent Calendar

A twist on the traditional Advent calendar box of chocolates, Hingston & Olsen Publishing’s Short Story Advent Calendar combines 24 short stories into one attractive package to brighten and enlighten any reader’s December. Previous contributors to the advent calendar include Daniel Handler, Sheila Heti, Jess Walter, Aimee Bender, Caroline Adderson, Pasha Malla, Anakana Schofield, and many more.

Events & Tickets

Tues, Oct. 10 @ 5pm: Happy Hour: Can Lit Unbound, featuring the Short Story Advent Calendar Launch

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