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Andreas Kessaris

Photo: Audrée Wilhelmy 2019

Andreas Kessaris grew up in Montreal's Park Extension district, the son of Greek immigrants. He is a graduate of Dawson College and Concordia Univeristy, where he earned a BA in Communications & English. His column, Read On! with Andreas Kessaris was a popular feature in the West-End community paper The Local Herald. His writing has also appeared on, in the literary journal The Write Place, and on the Montreal entertainment website The Butcher of Park Ex & Other Semi-Truthfull Tales is his first book. Follow him on Twitter (@Akessaris) or Instagram (andreas_kessaris).

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The Butcher of Park Ex and Other Semi-Truthful Tales. Guernica Editions, 2020
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