Curtis LeBlanc was born and raised in St. Albert, Alberta. He currently lives in Vancouver, BC. His first book-length collection of poetry, tentatively titled Little Wild, will be published by Nightwood Editions in Spring of 2018. His poetry chapbook Good for Nothing was published by Anstruther Press in 2017.
In 2016, his work was shortlisted for The Walrus Poetry Prize, received the Readers’ Choice Award in the Arc Poem of the Year Contest and was shortlisted for CV2‘s Young Buck Poetry Prize. His writing has appeared in a number of journals, including The Malahat Review, The Literary Review of Canada, Eighteen Bridges, Prairie Fire, EVENT, Geist and Arc.
You can find him at www.cwleblanc.com.