The Department welcomes our 2019 Writer-in-Residence Sandra Birdsell

Posted on Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The English Department is excited to welcome award-winning Canadian novelist Sandra Birdsell as our 2019 Writer-in-Residence. Sandra Birdsell is a Member of the Order of Canada, and, among many other awards, has been short-listed for the Governor General Award on numerous occasions. She has been described by Kirkus Reviews as "A masterful storyteller, able to render quiet moments of beauty and grace." (See

She has drop-in office hours on Thursdays, 11–3 (February 14 to April 25, 2019); or, for an appointment, contact:

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