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Cora Siré

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Cora Siré is the author of two novels, Behold Things Beautiful (Signature Editions, 2016) and The Other Oscar (Quattro Books, 2016), and a poetry collection, Signs of Subversive Innocents (Signature Editions, 2014).

Her fiction, essays and poetry have appeared in magazines such as the Literary Review of Canada, Arc Poetry, carte blanche, Geist, The Puritan and Montreal Serai as well as in numerous anthologies.

She has participated in literary events and readings in Montréal, Ottawa, Toronto, Banff and New Haven, Connecticut.

Born in Canada, she often writes of elsewheres, both real and imaginary, drawing on her encounters in realms ranging from Argentina to Vietnam as well as her home city of Montréal. She graduated from the University of Ottawa.

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Signs of Subversive Innocents. Signature Editions, 2014
The Other Oscar. Quattro Books, 2016
Behold Things Beautiful. Signature Editions, 2016


CBC Quebec Writing Competition - Second Prize, 2013
Descant/Winston Collins Prize for Best Canadian Poem - Honorary Mention, 2008
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