About the Author
Michael Trussler was born in Kitchener, raised in New Hamburg, ON, and currently lives in Regina, SK. He received a BA and MA in English Literature from York University and a PhD from the University of Toronto, completing his doctoral thesis on the contemporary short story. He has published book reviews, literary criticism, poetry, and short fiction, has won three teaching awards, and is chief Editor of the literary journal Wascana Review. He has travelled widely in the United States and Europe, is an amateur photographer, and has a fascination with visual art.