Andre Alexis, Barker Fairley Visitor at UC, Wins Windham-Campbell Prize

Toronto author André Alexis, who is currently serving as the Barker Fairley Distinguished Visitor in Canadian Studies at UC, has won the Windham-Campbell Prize, one of the world's richest literary prizes for a body of work. He previously won the Giller Prize and the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize for his novel  Fifteen Dogs.