Laurie D. Graham  comes from Treaty 6 territory (Sherwood Park, Alberta) and currently lives in Haldimand Treaty territory (Kitchener, Ontario), where she is a poet, an editor, the publisher of Brick magazine, and a member of the advisory board for the Oskana Poetry & Poetics series. Her first book, Rove, was shortlisted for the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award for best first book of poetry in Canada, and her second book, Settler Education, was shortlisted for the Trillium Book Award for Poetry. Poems from that book were shortlisted for the CBC Poetry Prize, won the Thomas Morton Poetry Prize, and appeared in the Best Canadian Poetry anthology.

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