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Janice Kulyk Keefer

Canada (b.1952)

Janice Kulyk Keefer is a Canadian novelist and poet. Born in Toronto, she studied literature at universities in England and France, and currently teaches literature and theatre in the graduate studies department at the University of Guelph.

Of Ukrainian heritage, Kulyk Keefer often writes about the experiences of first-generation Canadian children of immigrants.

She was named winner of the Marian Engel Award for her body of work in 1999.