Toronto authors Luba Lesychyn (Theft By Chocolate) and Erin Bedford (Fathom Lines) are looking for two more authors who might be interested in sharing booth costs and staffing at Torontos first Toronto International Book Fair. Erin and Luba's stories are both set in Toronto, so we may have a theme...
Larissa Lai is the author of two novels: When Fox Is a Thousand (1995 and 2004), which was shortlisted for the Books in Canada First Novel Award; and Salt Fish Girl (2002), which was shortlisted for the Tiptree Award, the Sunburst Award and the City of Calgary W.O Mitchell Award. She has also written two poetry books: Automaton Biographies (2009), which was shortlisted for the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Award; and sybil unrest (2008, with Rita Wong). Her chapbook Eggs in the Basement (2009) was shortlisted for the bp nichol Chapbook Award. She is an English professor at the University of British Columbia.