Anne Dublin's YA historical novel, 44 Hours or Strike! (Second Story Press, 2015), is set in 1931 Toronto. The ILGWU (International Ladies Garment Workers Union) strike brings young sisters Sophie and Rose together in a struggle for better working conditions, decent wages, and for recognition of...
Judith Kalman was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1954, and grew up in Montreal. Her B.A. is from Concordia University and her M.A. is from the University of Windsor where she studied creative writing with Joyce Carol Oates and Alistair Macleod. She has lived in Windsor, London, Ontario, and Grand Prairie, Alberta. Currently she resides with her husband and two sons in Toronto.