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Deborah Ostrovsky is a Montreal-based editor, translator, and writer of creative nonfiction. She is currently researching a longer feature about the last private owner of the Magdalen Islands in the mid-20th century. She is a recipient of the Marian Hebb Research Grant and has contributed to publications in Canada, the United States, and Europe, including Geist, Maisonneuve, McSweeney’s, carte blanche, and Tablet and her work has been translated in Courrier International. She was selected as a Writers' Trust Rising Star by Taras Grescoe.

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Rising Stars