Thursday, April 19, 2012

Still Point Arts Quarterly Writer Wins Award For First Book

Sonia Saikaley, whose story The Dragon Painting appeared in the inaugural issue of Still Point Arts Quarterly, has won an award for her first published book. Saikaley has won the 2012 Ken Klonsky Novella Contest for her novella The Lebanese Dishwasher.  In the book Saikaley delves into issues faced by immigrant communities in Canada, including the effects of civil war, working low-paying jobs despite their level of education, and the taboo surrounding homosexuality. Read more...


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