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Nora Alleyn

Nora Alleyn grew up in a bicultural family in Québec City. Following a B.A. in languages from McGill University, she joined the Department of External Affairs and lived in Europe and the Middle East. She studied translation at Université Laval, McGill, and the Université de Montréal, and creative writing at the National University of Ireland, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference (University of Vermont), Summer Film Institute (Massachusetts), and West Word (University of British Columbia). After a year translating at the Québec National Assembly, she spent the next twenty at the National Film Board working as a staff writer and translator. She is also a poet and documentary film director. Nora Alleyn passed away November 13th, 2011.

Books translated by Nora Alleyn

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13557386 To the Far Shore

Soul The Place Where Your Soul Dwells

French, English

November 11, 2011