Mordecai Richler Other Literary Forms

Other Literary Forms

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Although primarily a novelist, Mordecai Richler wrote in many forms, including essays, articles, screenplays, journalism, television plays, and children’s literature. Two of his novels, Cocksure: A Novel (1968) and St. Urbain’s Horseman (1971), have won Canada’s foremost literary prize, the Governor-General’s Award. In 1997, he published the novel Barney’s Version.