Claudia Cornwall

Claudia Cornwall, BA Hons, PhD, is a successful freelance writer whose second book, Letter from Vienna, won a 1996 B.C. Book Prize for non-fiction.

Her articles have appeared in several national publications, including The Globe and Mail and Reader's Digest. She earned her PhD in philosophy from the University of Calgary and has taught undergraduate philosophy at the University of Toronto.

In 2011, she won a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Journalism Award worth $20,000. Her book At the World's Edge: Curt Lang's Vancouver 1937–1998 was published in October 2011. Find out more at

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