• The critiques I received from my father's community didn't actually have to do with any of the things I'd been afraid of - spiritual or cultural aspects - they were more annoyed that I'd killed off this character or those characters hadn't hooked up or I'd done an open ending and it didn't give them a sense of closure that they were expecting.

    "The Saturday Rumpus Interview With Eden Robinson". Interview With Helga Schimkat, September 24, 2016.