About the Author

Saleema Nawaz’s fiction has appeared in journals including Prairie Fire, Grain,The New Quarterly, and PRISM international and she is an alumnus of the Writing Studio at the Banff Centre for the Arts. “The White Dress,” the final novella in this book, won the inaugural Robert Kroetsch Award for Best Creative Thesis at the University of Manitoba. She lives in Montreal, where she is at work on her first novel.

Posted on December 17, 2015