Barbara Kay

Barbara Kay is a columnist with the National Post and recently co-authored a book, Unworthy Creature: A Punjabi Daughter’s Memoir of Honour, Shame and Love (Freedom Press Canada, 2012). She is a graduate of the University of Toronto, and received her Master of Arts in English Literature from McGill University as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow.

Bio last updated June 17th, 2021.

Barbara Kay

Articles by Barbara Kay

  • A Cultural Memoir

    An excerpt from National Post columnist Barbara Kay’s new volume of essays.

    None of my teachers in high school or university was Jewish—although there would be a disproportionate number of Jewish teachers today—but most psychiatrists I've ever known were and are Jews The high school I attended, Forest Hill Collegiate Institute, served a generally affluent district in which ...