M.A. Snow was born in Springdale, Newfoundland and resides in St. John's, Newfoundland, where he is completing a degree in Sociology/Anthropology at Memorial University. Since the beginning of his academic career he has had a strong interest in Newfoundland culture and in the aspects of the province's social history that have led to what he calls the 'current situation'. Through his studies he has developed an immense pride in his people and speaks at every opportunity about Newfoundland. He is an active musician and artist in the Newfoundland arts scene.
M.A. Snow has contributed the following to Ballicatter:
The management of identity crises in the working class