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Margaret Sweatman

Margaret Sweatman lives in Winnipeg as much as possible. She writes novels, short stories, essays, plays, poetry and songs, and performs with jazz and new music ensembles. She is currently the Carol Shields Writer in Residence at the University of Winnipeg.

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When Alice Lay Down With Peter. Toronto: Knopf, 2001.
Sam and Angie. Winnipeg, MB: Turnstone Press, 1996.
Fox. Winnipeg, MB: Turnstone Press, 1991.


The Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize.
The Margaret Lawrence Award for Fiction.
The Carol Shields Winnipeg Book Award.
The McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award (twice).
Genie Award for best song in Canadian Film (with Glenn Buhr).
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