Alex Leslie

Alex Leslie is the author of People Who Disappear, which was nominated for the 2013 Lambda Literary Award for Debut Fiction and a 2013 ReLit Award, as well The things I heard about you, shortlisted for the 2014 Robert Kroestch Award for Innovative Poetry. Winner of the 2015 Dayne Ogilvie Prize for LGBTQ Emerging Writers, Alex’s short fiction has been included in the Journey Prize Anthology, The Best of Canadian Poetry and in a special issue of Granta spotlighting Canadian writing, co-edited by Madeleine Thien and Catherine Leroux. Alex’s latest book is We All Need to Eat. Alex lives in Vancouver.

Events Alex Leslie was involved in

  • Double Interview: Alex Leslie & Sayaka Murata

    Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 4:00 PM

    Societal relationships and the status of women in today's world is the hot topic of this meeting of minds, which features Alex Leslie and Sayaka Murata.


  • Author Talks & Mystery Library

    Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 12:00 PM

    Hear from an outstanding lineup of authors and grab a free book from the Festival’s mystery library in the West Wing of Toronto’s Union Station.