Alix Ohlin named new chair of creative writing program

We’re delighted to welcome Alex Ohlin as the new chair of UBC Creative Writing, effective January 1, 2018.

Born and raised in Montreal, Ohlin is an internationally renowned writer whose 2012 novel, Inside, was named a best book of the year by the San Francisco Chronicle, Amazon.ca, and iTunes Canada, and a finalist for the Scotiabank Giller and Rogers Writers’ Trust prizes. Ohlin has also published two collections of short stories and her first novel, The Missing Person, was published in 2005.

Complete details at the UBC News website.