H[ubert] Nigel Thomas was born in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and has been living in Canada since 1968. He is the author of several essays in literary criticism as well as four novels, most recently No Safeguards (2015); three collections of short fiction; and a collection of poems. In 1994 and 2015 he was shortlisted for the Quebec Writers’ Federation Paragraphe Hugh MacLennan Fiction Prize for Spirits in the Dark and No Safeguards respectively; in 2015 Des vies cassees was shortlisted for Le Prix Carbet des lycéens. In 2000 he received the Montreal Association of Business Persons and Professionals’ Jackie Robinson Award for Professional of the year; and in 2013 was awarded Université Laval’s Hommage aux créateurs.
H[ubert] Nigel Thomas