Photo of Elizabeth McLean, author of The Swallows Uncaged

Elizabeth McLean

Author of The Swallows Uncaged

Elizabeth McLean immigrated to Canada from Warsaw, Poland, in the 1960s. She worked for several years as a CBC radio producer, a researcher for TIME Canada, and a government policy writer. In 2005, at the age of 63, she moved to Hanoi, Vietnam, where she spent six years immersed in and researching Vietnamese history and culture. Elizabeth now lives in Vancouver. A debut author at the age of 73, Elizabeth is also an accomplished visual artist.

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