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Maria Meindl

Photo: Kathryn Palmateer 2011

Maria Meindl’s novel, The Work, is forthcoming from Stonehouse Publishing in Fall 2019. She is the author of Outside the Box from McGill-Queen’s University Press, winner of the Alison Prentice Award for Women’s History.

Her essays, fiction and poetry have appeared in many publications including The Literary Review of Canada, Descant and Musicworks, as well as in the anthologies, At the End of Life: True Stories About How We Die and The M Word: Conversations About Motherhood. She has made two radio series, Parent Care, and Remembering Polio for CBC Ideas.

Maria is the founder of the Draft Reading Series which specializes in unpublished work by emerging and established writers. She teaches movement in Toronto.

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c/o Writers' Union of Canada


Outside the Box: the Life and Legacy of Writer Mona Gould, The Grandmother I Thought I Knew. McGill Queen's University Press, 2011
The Work. Stonehouse Publishing, 2019


The Alison Prentice Award for Women's History for Outside the Box, 2012
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