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Jane
Urquhart

Jane Urquhart is the author of fiction and poetry. Her first novel, The Whirlpool, gained her international recognition when she became the first Canadian to win France’s Prix du Meilleur Livre Étranger. Urquhart won the Marian Engel Award in 1994. She lives in Colborne, Ontario.

Award History

1997 Finalist

Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize
for The Underpainter

Works recognized by WT

The Underpainter