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Lydia Kwa

Photo: Louie Ettling 1997

Lydia Kwa was born in Singapore and has lived in Canada since 1980. She is a clinical psychologist in private practice in Vancouver. She published her first book, The Colours of Heroines, with Women's Press, Toronto in 1994. Her first novel, This Place Called Absence, published by Turnstone Press, will be released in Spring 2000.

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The Colours of Heroines. Toronto: Women's Press, 1994.
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