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Erika Ritter

Erika Ritter was born in Regina, Saskatchewan, and educated at McGill University in Montreal and the University of Toronto, specializing in drama. She lives mainly in Toronto, where she works as a playwright, radio dramatist, novelist, humourist, short fiction writer and radio broadcaster/interviewer/host.

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The Hidden Life of Humans. Toronto: Key Porter, 1997.
Ritter in Residence. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1987.
Urban Scrawl. Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1984.
Automatic Pilot. Toronto: Playwrights Union of Canada, 1980.


ACTRA Award for Best Host, 1986.
ACTRA Award for Best Radio Drama, 1981.
Chalmers Canadian Play Award for Automatic Pilot, 1980.
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