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Nora Decter

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Nora Decter Title: Instructor
Email: n.decter@uwinnipeg.ca

Biography:

Nora Decter is a writer, musician and educator from the North End of Winnipeg. She has a BA in English and Creative Writing from York University (Toronto) and an MFA in Creative Writing and Literature from Stony Brook University (Southampton, NY). Her research interests include socialist, feminist and experimental novels; language and identity; and the interplay between form and meaning in literary texts. 

Teaching Areas:
Contemporary Literature, The Novel, Creative Writing, Creative Non-fiction, Young Adult Literature, Academic Writing. 

Publications:

Books:
How Far We Go and How Fast. Orca Book Publishers. 2018
Essays and Short Stories: 
Review of Take Us to Your Chief, by Drew Hayden Taylor, The Malahat Review. Spring 2017 
“Learning to Love Genre”, The Town Crier. November, 2016
“The Blues Guitar”, Cowboy Jamboree Magazine. Fall 2016
“Sponsor Me”, Fifth Wednesday Journal. Spring 2016
“Bad Hand”, TSR: The Southampton Review. Summer 2015