From: Write Across Canada
Invocation – The Car Called Vera
Kate Spencer was born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, to a large and blended family. Like her family, now scattered all over Canada, she too travelled coast to coast before returning to the prairie. She is currently writing a Master’s thesis on confession in James Joyce at the University of Regina. Kate is also pursuing poetry and home renovations.
Sarah Mintz is a graduate student in the English program at the University of Regina. Her creative writing thesis concerns Jewish identity and tradition mediated through popular culture. She holds degrees from both Concordia and McGill and spends her time reading, writing, working, and walking Around.