Ronald Wright

New Books in Fall 2015

Ronald’s new novel, The Gold Eaters, will be published this fall by Hamish Hamilton/Penguin Canada and Riverhead/Penguin USA.

Stolen Continents, Time Among the Maya, and Cut Stones & Crossroads will also be re-issued in the prestigious Penguin Modern Classics series with new introductions and afterwords.

Forthcoming Events

Ronald will be appearing at these events for the release of The Gold Eaters:


The Victoria Writers Festival, September 24

Word Vancouver, September 25

Whistler Writers Festival, Oct.16

International Festival of Authors, Toronto Harbourfront, Oct.30

Book is now Film

Surviving Progress, Martin Scorsese’s documentary film based on A Short History of Progress, has premiered at the Santa Barbara, Dubai, Paris, Amsterdam, Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal Film Festivals, and more.

Martin Scorsese introduced the New York premiere at the Lincoln Center on April 6, 2012.

On June 4, BBC4 showed the film to rave reviews in the Times, Independent, and other London papers.  It has also screened on the French-German channel Arte.

For further details, screenings, and reviews see


Executive Producer: Martin Scorsese

Producers: Daniel Louis & Mark Achbar

Directors: Harold Crooks & Mathieu Roy


Click here to watch the trailer

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