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Lilly Barnes

Photo: McKenna Photography 1999

Lilly Barnes was born in Russia, studied at the University of Toronto and the University of Vienna, and worked for many years as an arts journalist and scriptwriter for CBC Radio and Television, including, for its entire run, the "Mr. Dressup" show. She recently finished a novel, Invisible Borders,and has almost completed another book written during the same time period. She plans to continue on a series of poems and is making notes for a new book.

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Toe Tapper. Toronto, ON: Somerville House, 1999.
A Hero Travels Light. Ottawa, ON: Oberon Press, 1986.
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