[From Series Three A Population of One]
Constance Beresford-Howe was born in Montreal in 1922, and educated at McGill University and Brown University. She is a contributor to several magazines, and the author of seven novels including the popular and critically acclaimed The Book of Eve (1973), and The Marriage Bed (1981). These novels are linked to A Population of One in that with sensitivity and humour each examines the experiences of different women who exercise their independence contrary to the fashions of their respective generations. Constance Beresford-Howe presently teaches at Ryerson Polytechnical Institute, Toronto.
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