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Dave Godfrey

Dave Godfrey was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in 1938. A writer, publisher, and academic, Godfrey published three works of fiction: the novel The New Ancestors , winner of the Governor General s Literary Award for Fiction, and the short story collections Death Goes Better with Coca-Cola and Dark Must Yield . He was co-founder of both House of Anansi and New Press, and ran Press Porcepic with his wife, writer Ellen Godfrey. He studied at the University of Toronto, Iowa, and Stanford, and taught...See more