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Norma Dunning is an Inuk writer, professor, and grandmother. She won the 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction for Tainna. Her first collection of short stories Annie Muktuk and Other Stories received the Danuta Gleed Literary Award. Her collection of poetry, Eskimo Pie: a poetics of Inuit Identity was released in 2020. Dunning lives in Edmonton.

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