Errol Sharpe is the founder of Fernwood Books, 1978, a sales and marketing company that today operates under the name Brunswick Books, representing over 20 publishers. He was a co-founder of Garamond Press, 1982, and the founder of Fernwood Publishing, 1992. He holds an MA from Saint Mary’s University and worked for over 20 years as a contract professor at Atkinson College, York University, and later Saint Mary’s University. He is the author/co-author of several books, scholarly papers, and magazine articles. He lives in Boutilier’s Point, Nova Scotia, with his partner Beverley Rach.