Born in Oberammergau in 1947,
Norm Sibum grew up in Germany, Alaska, Missouri, Utah, and Washington.
He has been a Montréaler since 1994. Along with Bruce Serafin,
he founded the Vancouver Review in 1989 and published several collections
of poetry in Canada and in England with Carcanet Press. His Girls
and Handsome Dogs ( Porcupine’s Quill, 2002) won the Quebec
Writer’s Federation A.M. Klein Award for Poetry. “The Pangborn
Defence” (Biblioasis, 2008) was short-listed for the same award.