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Program(s): Creative Writing - Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry

Karen Connelly

Karen Connelly is the author of ten books of best-selling nonfiction, fiction, and poetry, the most recent being Burmese Lessons, a memoir about her experiences in Burma and on the Thai-Burma border. Burmese Lessons was nominated for a Governor General's Award and the British Columbia National Award for Canadian Nonfiction. She has won the Pat Lowther Award for her poetry, the Governor General’s Award for her non-fiction, and Britain’s Orange Broadband Prize for New Fiction for her first novel, The Lizard Cage

Read more on her website.