Born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; daughter of Louis and Joan (Grimes) Zeitoun. Ethnicity: "Palestinian/Irish." Education: York University, B.A., 1985; Concordia University, master's diploma in communications, 1987. Politics: "Equal rights for all."
Agent—Margaret Hart, HSW Literary Agency, c/o School of Creative and Performing Arts, Humber College, 3199 Lakeshore Blvd. W., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M8V 1K8.
Music journalist and novelist.
Ontario Arts Council grant, 2001.
13 (novel), Porcupine's Quill, 2002.
Contributor of articles and short fiction to magazines and newspapers, including Elle, Eye Weekly, Globe and Mail (Toronto, Ontario, Canada), and Taddle Creek.
WORK IN PROGRESS:
Research on Ireland and Palestine.
BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:
Herizons, fall, 2002, Stacey Kauder, review of 13, p. 44.