Irene Guilford is the author of The Embrace and the editor of Alistair MacLeod: Essays on His Work. Her writing has appeared in journals such as Grain, Quarry and Lituanas, and anthologies such as Without a Guide and Kitchen Talk. She has been shortlisted for the CBC Literary Competition, the Event Creative Non-Fiction Contest and the Writers’ Union Postcard Story Competition. She has attended the Banff Writing Studios and, for ten years, was involved in the Eden Mills Writers’ Festival. She lives in Toronto with her husband, Nigel, and a dog.

Events Irene Guilford was involved in