Leanne Betasamosake Simpson
Publisher: House of Anansi Press
Leanne Betasamosake Simpson is a Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg writer, scholar, musician and a member of Alderville First Nation. She is the author of five previous books, including This Accident of Being Lost, which won the MacEwan Book of the Year and the Peterborough Arts Award for Outstanding Achievement by an Indigenous Author; was a finalist for the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize and the Trillium Book Award; and was longlisted for CBC Canada Reads. She has released two albums, including f(l)ight, which is a companion piece to This Accident of Being Lost.