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Tsering Yangzom Lama

Tsering Yangzom Lama
Photo by Paige Critcher
Tsering Yangzom Lama holds a BA in creative writing and international relations from the University of British Columbia, and an MFA from Columbia University. Born and raised in Nepal, Tsering has lived in Toronto, New York City, and Vancouver, where she now resides. We Measure the Earth with Our Bodies is her first novel.
2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize Longlist
2022 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize Longlist
2022 Toronto Book Awards Longlist

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