York Professor Lily Cho to host Massey College Book Club Gala


York University English Department Professor Lily Cho has been named the incoming Chair of the Massey Book Club Committee, a book club organized by University of Toronto’s Massey College.

Lily Cho
Lily Cho

Cho will host and moderate this year’s Book Club Gala, which has been moved to an online format and takes place on May 1 at 7 p.m.

This year’s gala is “An Evening with Massey College Senior Fellow Margaret Atwood in Conversation with University of Toronto Writer-in-Residence Susan Swan.” Swan, York University professor emerita and former York Robart Scholar for Canadian Studies, will discuss with Atwood her book The Testaments by livestream.

This event is free and open to all, but registration is required at https://paperless.ly/34Jv3al.

In addition to being an associate professor, Cho is also the associate dean, Global and Community Engagement, and interim associate dean, Graduate Studies and Research.