Ghan, Linda (R.)

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GHAN, Linda (R.)

GHAN, Linda (R.). Canadian, b. 1947. Genres: Children's fiction, Plays/Screenplays. Career: University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, instructor in English, 1969-70; Ocho Rios Secondary School, Ocho Rios, St. Ann, Jamaica, instructor, 1971-72; St. Joseph's Teachers College, Kingston, Jamaica, instructor, 1973-76; Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, instructor in TESL department, 1976-79, instructor in creative writing, 1979-93. Daily News, Kingston, feature writer, 1975-76; CINQ-FM Radio, Montreal, producer and host of "Art and Eggs" (weekly arts program), 1979-82. Publications: FOR CHILDREN: Anancy (script), 1974-75; Where's Zelda?, 1980; Beauty and the Beast (play), 1985; Muhla the Fair One, 1991. FOR ADULTS: Coldsnap (play), 1980; Toros' Daughter (play), 1985; O'Hara, A Coming of Age (play), 1986; A Gift of Sky (novel), 1988; A Touch of Nordic Madness. Address: Concordia University, 1455 de Raisonneuve Blvd. W., Montreal, QC, Canada H3G 1M8.