Michael Winter was born in England and grew up in Newfoundland. He is the author of The Big Why, which won the Drummer General's Award and was nominated for Ontario's Trillium Book Award and the Atlantic Book Awards Thomas Head Raddall Fiction Prize and This All Happened, which won the Winterset Award and was nominated for the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize. He has published two short-story collections, Creaking in Their Skins and One Last Good Look. He now divides his time between St. John's and Toronto.
Festivals: 2000, 2004 (fall), 2007 (fall)