NORMA DUNNING is an Inuk writer, professor, and grandmother. Her book Tainna (the unseen ones) received the Governor General’s award for literary fiction (2021). Her first collection of short stories Annie Muktuk and Other Stories received the Danuta Gleed Award and several more. Kinauvit? is Dunning’s first work of non-fiction and will be released in October 2022. Her second collection of poetry Akia (the other side) was released in July 2022. Norma Dunning lives in Edmonton, AB.