Publisher: Penguin Random House Canada
Canisia Lubrin is a writer, editor, critic and teacher whose international publications include translations into Spanish, Italian, French and German. Lubrin’s writing has been recognized by the Toronto Book Award, Journey Prize, Gerald Lampert, Pat Lowther, Writers Trust Rising Star prize and others. Her debut, Voodoo Hypothesis, was named a CBC Best Book for which CBC named Lubrin a writer to watch. Her sophomore book is The Dyzgraphxst (M & S, 2020). NOW Magazine featured Lubrin in their 2020 Black Futures issue. She was 2019 Writer-In-Residence at Queen’s University and poetry faculty for the Banff Centre’s Emerging Writers Intensive.