Joan Marie GalatSpruce Grove, Alberta Joan Marie Galat was a speaker at a talk concert hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme in South Korea. Her speech, The Nature of Night, explored climate change and sustainability, as well as the relationship between art and science in our Earth and...
Priscila Uppal is a fiction writer and poet, who was born in Ottawa and currently lives in Toronto. She has published a novel, six books of poetry, and selected poems and short stories in national and international magazines. Her second novel is forthcoming from Doubleday Canada.
She has been recently shortlisted for the 2007 Griffin Poetry Prize.