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Anita Dolman

AJ Dolman

Photo: John MacDonald

AJ Dolman’s debut short fiction collection, Lost Enough, was released by Morning Rain Publishing in 2017. Her poetry, fiction and nonfiction have appeared in numerous journals, magazines and anthologies, including The Quarantine Review, Flirt, Imaginary Safehouse, Another Dysfunctional Cancer Poem Anthology, Canadian Ginger, Matrix Magazine, Bywords, On Spec, Grain, PRISM international, The Fiddlehead, The Antigonish Review and Triangulation: Lost Voices. Dolman is the author of three poetry chapbooks, and was a finalist for the 2015 Alberta Magazine Award for fiction. They were a longtime contributing editor for Arc Poetry Magazine, and co-edited Motherhood in Precarious Times (Demeter Press, 2018), an international anthology of poetry and nonfiction. Dolman works as a professional editor and writer, and is an advocate for and speaker on bisexual+ rights and visibility. Follow her on Twitter @ajdolman. 

Email:
dolmanideas@gmail.com
City:
Ottawa
Province:
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Eligible for National Public Readings Program:
Yes

WITS

Are you available for public presentations and/or workshops:
Yes
Presentation Length:
20 minutes to 1 hour
Genre:
Writing, literacy, LGBTQ2+ rights
Grades:
Any
Audience Size:
10-1000
Are you available for school visits?:
Yes
Interested in participating in the Union’s Ontario Writers-in-the-Schools program:
Yes
Interested in participating in the Northern Ontario WITS program:
Yes

Equity Initiative

As part of the Union’s Equity Implementation Plan, we are committed to increasing awareness of authors who are Black, Indigenous, racialized, LGBTQI2S, or living with a disability. This author identifies as:

  • LGBTQI2S
  • Living with a disability