Larissa Lai

Larissa Lai was born in La Jolla, California, grew up in St. John's, Newfoundland, and currently lives in Vancouver, where she is an Assistant Professor in Canadian Literature at the University of British Columbia. She holds a PhD in English from the University of Calgary and an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia. She was awarded an Astraea Foundation Emerging Writers Award in 1995. Her novel "When Fox is a Thousand" was first published by Press Gang Publishers in 1995; a...See more