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Andris Taskans

Andris Taskans lived his whole life in his beloved city of Winnipeg, where he was born and raised. Son of Latvian post-war immigrants, he studied religion at the University of Winnipeg, but found himself swept into the world of writing and publishing. He was a founder of the Manitoba Writers’ Guild, Prairie Fire Magazine, and of what is now Thin Air, one of the premiere writers’ festivals in Canada. Andris died in 2019.

Books by Andris Taskans