Carmen Aguirre

Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter

Douglas & McIntyre

Carmen Aguirre is a Vancouver-based writer and theatre artist who has worked extensively in North and South America. She has written or co-written eighteen plays, including The Refugee Hotel, which was nominated for a Dora Mavor Moore Award. Her first book, Something Fierce, won CBC Canada Reads 2012 and is a national bestseller.


Carmen on George Strombolopoulos: