Author: Carmelinda Scian

Carmelinda Scian emigrated to Canada from Portugal as a teenager in the late 1960s with her parents. After marriage and two children, she obtained a BA and an English MA from the University of Toronto on a part time basis while operating a hair salon. Her work has appeared in several literary magazines across Canada, the USA, and Britain and have won several prizes, including the Malahat Revew's Open Season Award, the Toronto Star Short Story Prize. The story "Yellow Watch" was nominated for Canada's Journey Prize. She lives in Toronto.

Yellow Watch
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Yellow Watch

Mawenzi House/TSAR Publishers

To those who have wondered who built the modern facade of downtown Toronto: Portuguese and Italian immigrant labourers. This collection of linked stories gives us a glimpse into the lives of the Portuguese. Beginning in Amendoeiro, a small town acr...

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