Dennis E. Bolen is a novelist, editor, teacher, and journalist, first published in 1975 (Canadian Fiction Magazine). He holds a BA in Creative Writingfrom the University of Victoria (1977) and an MFA (Writing) from the University of British Columbia (1989), and taught introductory Creative Writing at UBC from 1995 to 1997. He is author of six books of fiction, the most recent of which is the novel Kaspoit! (Anvil Press). He lives inVancouver.