Martha Schabas

Martha Schabas (Canada) earned a BA in Political Science from McGill University and an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia, where she received the David Higham Literary Award. Her articles, book reviews and short fiction have appeared in the Globe and Mail, Broken Pencil and Maisonneuve. Schabas presents her debut novel, Various Positions, which takes place inside the beauty and brutality of professional ballet and the young women striving to make it in that world.