Margaret Lawrence

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Birthday
18, 1926
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Jan 5, 1987 (60)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
18, 1926
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Jan 5, 1987 (60)

About

A Canadian novelist and short story writer, she is best known for works such as The Stone Ager, a Jest of God, and The Diviners. She was a founder of the Writers' Trust of Canada.

Before Fame

Early in her literary career, she worked as a reporter for The Winnipeg Citizen.

Trivia

She was a two-time recipient of the prestigious Governor General's Award.

Family Life

She married Jack Fergus Laurence in 1947.

Associated With

She and Graham Yost were both Canadian writers.

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