Tamas Dobozy

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Tamas Dobozy
Dobozy author photo.jpg
Born (1969-08-26) 26 August 1969 (age 49)
Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Writer
  • Teacher

Tamas Dobozy (born 26 August 1969)[1] is a Canadian writer and professor at Wilfrid Laurier University.[2]

Early life[edit]

Dobozy was born in the city of Nanaimo, located on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada.[3] Between the ages of 3 and 18 he lived in Powell River, British Columbia, and subsequently in Victoria, Montreal, Budapest, Vancouver, Toronto, and St. John's. He received his BA/BFA in English/Creative Writing from The University of Victoria, his MA in English from Concordia University, and his Ph.D. in English from the University of British Columbia.[3]


Dobozy taught at Memorial University[3] and currently teaches in the Department of English and Film Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University in Ontario.[2]

Awards and honors[edit]



  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ a b Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Page
  3. ^ a b c Harper Collins Authors - Tamas Dobozy
  4. ^ Alison Flood (31 May 2013). "Frank O'Connor short story award pits UK authors against international stars". The Guardian. Retrieved June 16, 2014.