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Stella Leventoyannis Harvey

Photo: Joern Rohde 2012

Stella Leventoyannis Harvey is a Greek Canadian author born in Cairo, Egypt. She moved to Calgary as a child with her family. In 2001, Stella founded the Whistler Writers Group, also known as the Vicious Circle, which each year produces the Whistler Writers Festival under her direction. Stella is a fiction writer whose short stories have appeared in The Literary Leanings Anthology, The New Orphic Review, Emerge Magazine and The Dalhousie Review. Her non-fiction has appeared in Pique Newsmagazine, The Question and the Globe and Mail. She currently lives with her husband in Whistler, but visits her many relatives in Greece often, indulging her love of Greek food and culture. Her first novel, Nicolai's Daughters was published in 2012 by Signature Editions and the Greek translation was published by Psichogos Publications of Athens in 2014. The Brink of Freedom, her second novel was released in October 2015. 

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Publications

Nicolai's Daughters. Signature Editions, 2012
The Brink of Freedom. Signature Editions , 2015
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

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