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Elizabeth Haynes

Elizabeth Jane Haynes

Photo: Monique St. Croix

Elizabeth’s fiction and non-fiction have appeared magazines including Alberta Views, The New Quarterly, The Malahat Review, Prism, Room and many anthologies, most recently This Place a Stranger: Canadian Women Travelling Alone (Caitlin Press), Shy: an anthology, Waiting and You Look Good for your Age (University of Alberta Press). She has won the Jon Whyte Memorial Essay Competition (Alberta Book Awards), the Western Magazine Award for fiction and the American Heart award for fiction. Her short fiction collection, Speak Mandarin Not Dialect  (Thistledown Press) was a finalist for the Alberta Book Awards. Her first novel, The Errant Husband, was published by Radiant Press in October, 2021. Elizabeth has studied writing at the University of Victoria, University of Calgary, Booming Ground (UBC) and the Banff Centre Wired Writing Studio.

Email:
c/o Writers' Union of Canada
City:
Calgary
Province:
Alberta
Genre:
fiction, essay, memoir
I write professionally in the following language(s):
English

Publications

The Errant Husband. 2021, Radiant Press
Speak Mandarin not Dialect. 1999, Thistledown Press

Awards

Elizabeth Haynes
Eligible for National Public Readings Program:
Yes