For her debut story collection, The Night is a Mouth, Lisa Foad was praised as “[a writer] with courage and surprising panache” (Globe & Mail). The book recently won the 2009 ReLit Award for short fiction. Foad’s creative work has appeared in Matrix, Exile: The Literary Quarterly, and Red Light: Superheroes, Sluts and Saints, and she contributes cultural commentary to a variety of publications, including the Globe and Mail, NOW Magazine and Xtra. She lives in Toronto and is at work on her first novel.
Festival Event: Capital Xtra's Transgress
Friday, October 22 2010 @ 8:30 PM
Previous Festivals: 2009 (fall)