Barbara Nickel’s collection of poetry The Gladys Elegies won the Pat Lowther Memorial Award. Her work has appeared in numerous literary magazines and anthologies, including Notre Dame Review, Prairie Schooner, and The Malahat Review. A previous winner of The Malahat Review Long Poem Prize, she was also a CBC Literary Award finalist in 2004. Also an award-winning author of books for children, Barbara lives in Yarrow, B.C., with her husband and two children.
Festivals: 2007 (spring)