MARSHA LEDERMAN is the Western Arts Correspondent for The Globe and Mail, based in Vancouver. She covers the film and television industry, visual art, literature, music, theatre, dance, cultural policy, and other related areas. Before joining The Globe, Marsha worked for CBC Radio, mostly in Toronto, where she held a variety of positions, including National Arts Reporter, morning news editor, and founding senior producer on Q. Marsha also worked for many years in private radio as a reporter, news anchor and talk show host. She was born in Toronto and has lived in Vancouver since 2007. 2021 makes the third year that Marsha has interviewed some of our celebrated guests; this year she will interview Lisa Moore, John Vaillant, and Fred Wah as part of EMLF's Alumni Reading.