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McWhirter
George McWhirter was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1939 and came to Canada via Spain in 1966. He taught high school in Port Alberni before going to UBC in 1968. He retired from the Creative Writing Department as a Professor Emeritus in 2005 to write and translate full-time. He translates...
David Carpenter was conceived in Saskatoon, and born in Edmonton. He was educated in Edmonton, Oregon, and Winnipeg. He began writing in Texas in 1976 during a heat wave when there was nothing else to do. It stuck.
Despite an engineering degree, for 25 years Terry Fallis enjoyed a successful career first in politics, as an advisor to Liberal federal and Ontario cabinet ministers, and then in public affairs and public relations consulting. But through it all, there was something missing. In 2005, he found it...