Wed, 20 June 2012
Cathleen With is a graduate of the MFA program at UBC. She will be reading "Carny," a story which appears in skids (Arsenal Pulp, 2006), a collection of her writing centered on street kids in Davie Village and the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver. Her debut novel, Having Faith in the Polar Girls' Prison, won the BC Book Prize and was inspired by her years of teaching in the High Arctic. Most recently, her work has appeared in V6A: Writings from Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.