Candas Jane Dorsey





Candas Jane Dorsey


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in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
November 16, 1952

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Candas Jane Dorsey (born November 16, 1952) is a Canadian poet and science fiction novelist.
Born and still living in Edmonton, Alberta, Dorsey became a writer from an early age, and a freelance writer since 1980. She writes across genre boundaries, writing poetry, fiction, mainstream and speculative, short and long form, arts journalism and arts advocacy. Dorsey has also written television and stage scripts, magazine and newspaper articles, and reviews.

Dorsey currently teaches, does workshops and readings. She has served on the executive board of the Writers' Guild of Alberta and is a founder of SF Canada. In 1988, Dorsey received the Aurora, Canadian science fiction and fantasy award.

Dorsey was editor-in-chief of The Books Collective (Rive
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Black Wine

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A Paradigm of Earth

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Machine Sex: And Other Stories

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Land/Space: An Anthology of...

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Vanilla and Other Stories

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Leaving marks

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Tangled Paths

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Orion RIsing

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