Writer in Residence Retrospective – Marilyn Dumont (2008) & Helen Forrester (1991)

marilyn dumontMarilyn is an award-winning local writer who has published three collections of poetry, and whose work has been widely published in Canadian literary anthologies. Most recently, she helped create an impressive multimedia project – Honour Songs – paying tribute to Aboriginal women during the Edmonton Poetry Festival.




Helen-Forrester-007Helen Forrester was the pen name of June Bhatia (née Huband). She was the author of more than 15 books, including “Twopence to Cross the Mersey,” which was turned into a musical. She passed away in 2011.

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