Isa Milman is a poet and visual artist who lives in Victoria, BC. Born a displaced person in Germany in 1949, she grew up in the United States and came to Canada in 1975. She's a graduate of Tufts University, and holds a Masters of Rehabilitation Science from McGill, where she taught for a decade. Her chapbook, Seven Fat Years, was published by Frog Hollow Press in 2002. Each of her two previous books has won the Canadian Jewish Book Award for poetry.