Marianne Ackerman is a novelist, playwright, screenwriter and journalist. She has written a dozen plays and her novels include the best-selling Jump and Matters of Hart, published in 2005. As a journalist, Marianne was the theatre critic for the Montreal Gazette and has also written for The Globe and Mail, Saturday Night Magazine, Maclean’s, and the Winnipeg Free Press, as well as for CBC. She lives in Montreal.
Festivals: 2007 (spring)