Lise Tremblay

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Lise Tremblay
Born (1957-06-13) 13 June 1957 (age 60)
Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada
Occupation novelist
Nationality Canadian
Notable awards Governor General's Award (1999)

Lise Tremblay (born 13 June 1957) is a French Canadian novelist.

Tremblay was born in Chicoutimi, Quebec. Her first awards were presented at the Saguenay-Lac. St Jean book festival for her 1990 debut novel L'hiver de pluie. Her 1999 novel, La danse juive won that year's Governor General's Award for fiction.[1]

In recent years, she has been teaching literature in Montreal at Cégep du Vieux Montréal.

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  1. ^ Rothman, Claire (10 January 2004). "One town's sad plight". The Gazette (Montreal). p. H4. 
  2. ^ Virag, Karen (14 May 2006). "Fiction with a Quebec accent". Edmonton Journal. p. E11. 

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