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Andrea Bennett

Photo: Erika Thorkelson 2017

andrea bennett is the author of Canoodlers (poetry; Nightwood Editions, 2014), Montréal and Québec City (travel guides; Moon Travel, 2018), and Like a Boy but Not a Boy (essays; Arsenal Pulp Press, 2020). They are a National Magazine Awardwinning writer and editor whose work has appeared in the Globe and Mail, the Walrus, Vogue Italia, Hazlitt, Reader's Digest, and many other outlets. andrea is non-binary and uses both they and she pronouns. 

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c/o Writers' Union of Canada

Publications

Canoodlers. Nightwood Editions, 2014
Like a Boy but Not a Boy. Arsenal Pulp Press, 2020

Awards

National Magazine Awards: gold, essays category for "Water Upon the Earth," Maisonneuve magazine, 2015
National Magazine Awards: honourable mention, Politics & Public Interest category for "Unmasked: Searching for lessons in Toronto's 2010 G20 debacle," Maisonneuve magazine, 2013
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Northern OAC WITS:
No
One session:
$$
GST:
GST not applicable

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