Doyali Islam’s poems have been published in Kenyon Review OnlineThe Fiddlehead, and The Best Canadian Poetry in English, and have won several national contests and prizes. Doyali serves as the poetry editor of Arc Poetry Magazine. In 2017, she was a guest on CBC Radio’s The Sunday Edition and was a poetry finalist for the National Magazine Awards. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.

Events Doyali Islam was involved in

  • PoetryNOW: 11th Annual Battle of the Bards

    Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 7:30 PM

    Toronto’s popular poetry competition, Battle of the Bards, is back for its 11th year and will feature readings from 20 dynamic poets.


  • Best Canadian Poetry of 2018

    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.


  • Toronto Lit Up: The Unpublished City

    Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 7:30 PM

    IFOA and BookThug invite you to the release of The Unpublished City, a collection of works by Toronto's emerging literary talents, as part of the Toronto Lit Up book launch series.