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July 26, 2011

Evadne Macedo

About Me: 

Evadne Macedo is a Canadian novelist with an interest in using stories to advance social change. She blogs about writing and related events at Evadne's first novel, The 29th Day, entertains while provoking discussion about homelessness and climate change ( Evadne is currently working on a non-fiction book that connects to the theme of her blog, Fiction For a Change and author interviews she conducted in 2009-2010 (see for example, She is also researching gender equality for her third novel, and a non-fiction book which explores the link between between institutionalized patriarchy, wealth and women's inequality. Evadne Macedo has university degrees in law and science, and is currently employed as a Senior Policy Analyst at the Ontario Human Rights Commission where she has worked since 2002.

My Passions: 
Writing, social change, travel, languages
My Challenges: 
Finding time to write under my own name, as I work full-time
My Vision for the Future: 
Meaningful discussion of the topics that affect all of us, with decisions and actions that improve circumstances for the most vulnerable
My Areas of Expertise: 
Writing fiction and non-fiction, human rights, law and science
My Languages: 
English, French (intermediate), Swedish (intermediate), German (beginner), Spanish (beginner)

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