Catriona Wright is a writer, editor and teacher. Her work has appeared in PRISM international, Prairie Fire, The Rusty Toque, Lemon Hound, The Best Canadian Poetry in English 2015 (Tightrope Books) and elsewhere. She’s been a finalist for The Walrus’ Poetry Prize, Arc’s Poem of the Year Contest, a National Magazine Award and is the author of the poetry collection, Table Manners (Véhicule Press, 2017). Wright currently lives in Toronto where she is poetry editor of The Puritan and co-founder of Desert Pets Press.
Events Catriona Wright was involved in
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 5:00 PM
This tribute celebrates the release of the latest edition of Best Canadian Poetry, a must-read for anyone with an interest in contemporary literature. A number of poets will be in attendance.
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:00 PM
Catriona Wright is releasing Difficult People---the follow-up to her debut poetry collection---and she's celebrating with a Toronto Lit Up book launch! Join Nightwood Editions and the Toronto International Festival of Authors for this exciting event.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 7:30 PM
Our popular poetry competition will feature readings by 20 emerging and established poets.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 9:00 PM
As a small magazine, The Puritan is on the cutting edge of new Canadian writing. Writers who received their first publication credit in its pages have gone on to secure book deals and win national awards. At this panel discussion, celebrating the 10th anniversary of the magazine’s founding, Puritan editors and staff will discuss the [...]
Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Please join the League of Canadian Poets and the IFOA in launching National Poetry Month, and the new works of five wonderful Toronto Poets.