Wanda Campbell was born and grew up in Andhra Pradesh, South India. She came to Canada at the age of 10, and lived in New Brunswick for many years before completing a Master’s Degree in Creative Writing at the University of Windsor, and a PhD at the University of Western Ontario. She now teaches Creative Writing and Literature at Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, where she lives with her husband and three daughters. She is also the author of a poetry collection entitled Sky Fishing.
Unlikely companions, childhood besties, and kindred spirits come together across this top 10 of book recommendations celebrating International Day of Friendship.
Happy Thanksgiving! We're thankful for a spate of literary events and festivals (five!) to go to this week.
If you thought last week had all the festivals, think again; this week has Thin Air in Winnipeg, Fog Lit in Saint John, Victoria's Festival of Authors, Poetry Weekend at the University of New Brunswick, Kingston Writers' Fest, and a bevy of readings and book launches.
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Signature Editions began its publishing career under the name of Nuage Editions in 1986. As a 16-person collective based in Montreal, Nuage published two to four books a year for the next several years. In 1992 one of the partners, Karen Haughian, took over the reins and ramped ... Read more
We’re doing a spin on the classic holiday ditty, “The Twelve Days of Christmas” with our 12 Days of CanLit series this holiday season. Sing along with our countdown of themed book picks, straight down to our number 1 (that’s 78 books in all!).
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Winner of the H.R. Percey Prize in the 33rd Atlantic Writing Competition, Wanda Campbell poetically captures the voices of the east coast islanders and the rhythms of island life, creating a charming, quirky world seen by a come-from-away. Travel to Atlantic Canada without leaving ... Read more
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