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Tanis MacDonald

Tanis MacDonald

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Essayist, poet, critic, free-range literary animal. Author of seven books of nonfiction and poetry. Prairie-born, Ontario-dwelling, grateful guest on traditional Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee territory.

Email:
tmacdonald@wlu.ca
City:
Waterloo
Province:
Ontario
Genre:
personal essay; literary journalism; poetry.
I write professionally in the following language(s):
English

Publications

Straggle: Adventures in Walking While Female. 2022, Wolsak and Wynn
Mobile: poems. 2019, Book*hug
Out of Line: Daring to be an Artist Outside the Big City. 2018, Wolsak and Wynn
Rue the Day. 2008, Turnstone Press
Fortune. 2003, Turnstone Press

Awards

Open Horizons Award for Nonfiction for The Malahat Review, 2021
Eligible for National Public Readings Program:
Yes