Madras born Uma Parameswaran has lived in Winnipeg since 1966. Former Fulbright Scholar and retired University of Winnipeg Professor of English, Uma's book "A Cycle of the Moon" is nominated for McNally Robinson Book of the Year.
(Uma Parameswaran website)
CBC Weekend Morning Show Keran Sanders interviewed Uma Parameswaran about her book "A Cycle of the Moon" in September, 2010. Here is that interview: