Whitney French is a writer, storyteller and arts-educator. Her writing has been published in Quill and Quire, Geist, Descant Magazine and anthologized in The Black Notes (2017) The Great Black North: Contemporary African Canadian Poetry (2010). Whitney also the founder and co-editor of the nation-wide publication From the Root Zine as well as the founder of the workshop series Writing While Black: an initiative to develop a community of black writers. Whitney French is presently working on an anthology of creative nonfiction by black Canadians for the University of Regina Press.

Events Whitney French was involved in

  • IFOA Celebrates Black History Month

    Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 7:30 PM

    IFOA will celebrate Black History Month with Harbourfront Centre during Kuumba 2018 with authors Simone Dalton, Rinaldo Walcott, Whitney French and David Bradford, and CBC Toronto journalist Dwight Drummond.

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