Jean Barman, Professor Emeritus, has published more than twenty books, including the winner of the 2006 City of Vancouver Book Award, Stanley Park’s Secret (Harbour Publishing, 2005). Her lifelong pursuit to enrich the history of BC has earned her such honours as a Governor General’s Award, a George Woodcock Lifetime Achievement Award, a Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing and a position as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. She lives in Vancouver, BC.
Margery Fee, Professor Emeritus, has shaped national understanding of Canadian literature, culture and regional and national forms of Canadian English usage. She has recently published Literary Land Claims (Wilfrid Laurier UP, 2015) and Polar Bear (Reaktion, 2019).