The Two of Us by Kathy Page
The Two of Us is the new collection of short stories by UEA alumna Kathy Page and is published by Biblioasis in Canada this week. It has already been longlisted for this year’s Scotiabank Giller Prize. Kathy graduated from the MA in Creative Writing in 1988 and is the author of seven novels, including The Story of My Face, which was shortlisted for the Orange Prize in 2002, and Alphabet, which was shortlisted for Canada’s Governor General’s Award in 2005, and as well as two other collections of short stories: As In Music (1990) and Paradise and Elsewhere (2013). In 2012 she co-edited In the Flesh with Lynne van Luven, a collection of personal essays about the human body. Kathy has lived in British Columbia in Canada since 2001.