Pamela Banting

PAMELA BANTING was born and raised in Manitoba’s Swan River Valley, and is currently at work on a book about that area of the province. She has published poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction, is the author of Body Inc., and edited Fresh Tracks: Writing the Western Landscape, an anthology of fifty contemporary western-Canadian writers writing about nature, the environment, landscape and sense of place. Her work will appear in A/Cross Sections: New Manitoba Writing, forthcoming this fall from the Manitoba Writers’ Guild. Banting teaches in the English Department at the University of Calgary and lives in Cochrane AB.