Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood is an internationally celebrated poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist.

Atwood has won numerous awards for her work, including the Booker Prize and the Governor General’s Award. She is a co-founder of the Writer’s Development Trust and is currently a vice-president of PEN International.

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"Nobody should be forced to undergo a lingering, often excruciating and increasingly humiliating end to life. A genuinely caring society would do everything possible to support those who need and want to end their lives with dignity."