Henry Beissel

Henry Beissel is a playwright and poet living in Eastern Ontario. He teaches English and Creative Writing at Concordia University. He is also the author of more than twenty books. His play Inook and the Sun has enjoyed countless productions in many languages nationally and internationally. With composer Wolfgang Bottenberg, he produced the opera, Inook, based on his play. Beissel has also translated plays by Ibsen, Bringsvaerd, Dorst, and Mrozek.