Member Profile

Susan Olding

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Susan Olding was born in Toronto. She holds a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Toronto, a B.Ed. from Queen's, and an M.F.A. from UBC. Her fiction, literary nonfiction, and poetry have appeared in literary journals and anthologies throughout Canada and the U.S. and have won numerous awards, including the Event Creative Nonfiction Contest (two-time winner); the Prairie Fire Creative Nonfiction Contest; the New Quarterly's Edna (two-time winner); and a National Magazine Award. She lives with her family in Kingston, Ontario.

E-mail: c/o Writers' Union of Canada
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Publications

Pathologies: A Life in Essays. Freehand Books, Fall, 2008

Awards

CNFC Readers' Choice Award, 2010
National Magazine Awards Foundation for Silver Medal and Honourable Mention in Personal Journalism, 2012
Edna Award for The New Quarterly, 2012
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Genre:
All
Northern OAC WITS:
No
GST:
GST not applicable