has been named a 2016 Graham and Gale Wright Distinguished Scholar, in recognition of his prominent contibutions as an internationally-recognized researcher in his field.
is the recipient of a 2016 Distinguished University Professorship award acknowledging sustained excellence in scholarship over a substantial career at Western
has been named winner of the 2016 CBC Short Story Prize!
The Lillian Kroll Prize in Creative Writing 2016
Wanted: Creative, inspiring mentor
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