François Paré was born in Longueuil, Québec and is currently a professor of French at the University of Guelph. In 1993 he won the Governor General’s Award and the Signet d’or for Les literatures de l’exiguïté. He is also author of Théories de la fragilité (1994).
Lin Burman is a teacher of French and free-lance translator. She holds an M.A. in translation studies from the School of Translation, Glendon College, York University.