Neufeld, Elsie K.

Elsie K. Neufeld

Ronsdale books edited by Elsie K. Neufeld:

  1. Half in the Sun: Anthology of Mennonite Writing


The daughter of Russian Mennonite immigrants, Elsie K. Neufeld has written two non-fiction books Dancing in the Dark: a Sister Grieves (1990) and The Past Inside the Present (1996). She teaches Life Stories classes with the motto that there is no “ordinary life” and has edited numerous memoirs and seniors’ anthologies. Her work has appeared in many Mennonite publications as well as in Breaking the Surface (Sono Nis Press, 2000) and Inside Poetry (Harcourt Canada, 2002). Elsie lives with her family on Sumas Mountain, BC.