Member Profile

Margaret Webb

Photo: Heather Pollock 2014

Margaret Webb is the author of two nonfiction books and also writes feature films, fiction and magazine articles (food, farming, environment, wine, running, adventure travel, profiles, memoir -- okay, just about everything that catches her attention). Her features have appeared in Canada's leading magazines and newspapers and her first nonfiction book won a Canadian culinary book award.

She co-wrote the feature film, Margarita, which won Audience Favourite Awards at two festivals, played at international film festivals and Netflix. She is currently at work on a novel.

She is an inspiring speaker (fitness, running, food, farming) who has delivered keynotes at conferences, corporations and expos. She also teaches journalism part time at Ryerson University and, as a writing coach, helps client write books and articles. 
 

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Publications

Apples to Oysters: A Food Lover's Tour of Canadian Farms. Penguin Canada, 2008
Older Faster Stronger: What Women Runners Can Teach Us All About Living Younger Longer. Rodale Books (Runner's World), 2014

Awards

Margaret Webb for Apples to Oysters: A Food Lover's Tour of Canadian Farms, 2009
Walt Disney Studios Screenwriting Fellowship, 1999
Northern Lights Award, travel journalism, 2007
KR Wilson Business Award for Profile Writing, 1988
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
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