Julie Curwin is a psychiatrist who divides her time between Sydney and Boularderie Island, Cape Breton, where she lives with her husband Chris and a variety of furry friends. Her short stories have won numerous awards, including the Commonwealth Short Story Prize for World Backwards (2008) and the David Adams Richards Prize for a group of short stories. The Appendage Formerly Known as Your Left Arm is her first book.
Winner: 2021 Alistair MacLeod Prize for Short Fiction / 2021 Margaret and John Savage First Book Award — Fiction
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Author details, The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia has announced the shortlist for the 2014 East Coast Literary