Katherine Bitney is the author of three critically acclaimed books of poetry: While You Were Out, Heart and Stone and Singing Bone. Her fourth collection, Firewalk, was published by Turnstone Press in fall 2012. She has worked as editor, mentor, creative writing instructor, arts juror and literary creative director for over thirty years in Manitoba. Most recently she developed the text for Cantus Borealis, a choral piece on the Boreal with composer Sid Robinovitch (premiered April 2011). Katherine Bitney holds a Master’s degree in Religion.
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