Publisher – Mallory Tater
MALLORY TATER is a writer from Ottawa living in Vancouver.
Her debut book of poetry This Will Be Good (Book*hug Press) was released Spring 2018.
She was the recipient of CV2’s 2016 Young Buck Poetry Prize and named on CBC’s list of 14 Poets to Watch in 2018.
Her debut novel The Birth Yard is being released with HarperCollins Canada and Audible March 3rd 2020.
Managing Editor – Curtis LeBlanc
CURTIS LEBLANC is a poet and fiction writer residing in Vancouver, BC. He is the author of Little Wild (Nightwood, 2018) and Birding in the Glass Age of Isolation (Nightwood, 2020). His work has appeared in Joyland, Geist, The Fiddlehead, The Malahat Review, EVENT, PRISM International, Prairie Fire, Grain, and elsewhere. He is the recipient of the Readers’ Choice Award in the Arc Poem of the Year competition and has been shortlisted for The Walrus Poetry Prize.
He is currently at work on his first novel. Represented by Akin Akinwumi at Willenfield Literary Agency.
Editor – Adèle Barclay
ADÈLE BARCLAY’S writing has appeared in The Fiddlehead, The Puritan, PRISM, Heavy Feather Review, The Pinch, and elsewhere. She is the recipient of the 2016 Lit POP Award for Poetry and the 2016 Walrus Readers’ Choice Award for Poetry and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her debut poetry collection, If I Were in a Cage I’d Reach Out for You, (Nightwood, 2016) won the 2017 Dorothy Livesay Poetry Award.
Her second poetry collection, Renaissance Normcore, was released with Nightwood Editions in Autumn 2019.
Editor – Dominique Bernier-Cormier
DOMINIQUE BERNIER-CORMIER’S poems have recently appeared in The Malahat Review, The Puritan, and Poetry is Dead, and won the 26th Annual Ralph Gustafson Poetry Prize as well as honourable mentions in CV2‘s Young Buck Poetry Prize in 2015 and 2016. His first chapbook, Englishing, will be published this spring by Frog Hollow Press.
His full-length poetry collection entitled Correspondent was released with Ice House (Goose Lane Editions) in Autumn 2018.
Editor – Selina Boan
SELINA BOAN is moniyâw/nehiyaw poet living on the traditional, unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh peoples. Her work has appeared in numerous literary magazines including The New Quarterly, CV2, Red Rising Magazine, and was included in The Best Canadian Poetry in English 2018. She won the 2017 National Magazine Award for Poetry and Room Magazine’s 2018 Poetry Contest.
Editor – Shaun Robinson
SHAUN ROBINSON’S first collection of poems, If You Discover a Fire, is forthcoming from Brick Books in the spring of 2020.
He is the author of the chapbook Manmade Clouds from Frog Hollow Press.
His poems have appeared in The Puritan, Poetry Is Dead, The Malahat Review and Prairie Fire.
Designer – Shazia Hafiz Ramji
SHAZIA HAFIZ RAMJI is the recipient of the 2017 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry and was shortlisted for the 2016 National Magazine Award for poetry. Her writing has recently appeared or is forthcoming in The Puritan, Canadian Literature, and filling Station. Her first chapbook is Prosopopoeia (Anstruther Press, 2017).
Her debut full collection, Port of Being, was released in 2018 with Invisible Publishing.