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Sharon Thesen

Sharon Thesen

Sharon Thesen is the author of eight previous books of poetry. She received the Pat Lowther Memorial Award for her collection A Pair of Scissors and is a two-time finalist

for the Governor General’s Literary Award for Poetry. She was born in Tisdale, Saskatchewan, and now lives in Lake Country, where she is a professor at The University

of British Columbia. Oyama Pink Shale is her latest book.

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