Laisha Rosnau

British Columbia

Laisha Rosnau is author of two novels, Little Fortress and The Sudden Weight of Snow, and four collections of poetry. Her work has been the recipient of Dorothy Livesay Award and Acorn-Plantos Award, and has been nominated for several awards, including the Amazon First Novel Award and three times for CBC Literary Awards. Rosnau teaches at UBC Okanagan and she and her family are resident caretakers of Bishop Wild Bird Sanctuary in Coldstream, BC.