gerald lynch was born in Monaghan, Ireland, in 1953. His family emigrated to Canada in 1957. He has published numerous short stories, essays and reviews, three books of fiction and two books of literary criticism, and has edited books on a variety of subjects. He has won many awards, including the gold award for fiction in Canada's National Magazine Awards. He currently teaches at the University of Ottawa and lives with Mary Jo and their three children.
Festivals: 1998, 2001