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Becky Blake

Becky Blake

Photo: Kara Blake

A two-time winner of the CBC Literary Prize (for non-fiction in 2017 and short fiction in 2013), Becky Blake’s stories and essays have appeared in publications across Canada. Her first novel, Proof I Was Here, was published by Wolsak & Wynn’s Buckrider Books imprint in May 2019. Becky teaches creative writing at the University of Toronto’s School of Continuing Education, and holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Guelph. She is working on a second novel and a memoir-in-essays. 

Email:
c/o Writers' Union of Canada
City:
Toronto
Province:
Ontario
Eligible for National Public Readings Program:
Yes

WITS

Are you available for public presentations and/or workshops:
Yes
Genre:
novel, short story, creative nonfiction
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