Member Profile

Rebecca Rosenblum

Photo: Dave Kemp 2011

Rebecca Rosenblum has been short-listed for the Journey Prize, the National Magazine Award, and the Danuta Gleed Award, longlisted for the ReLit Award, and herself a juror for the Journey Prize 21. Her first collection of stories, Once, won the Metcalf Rooke Award and was one of Quill and Quire's 15 Books that Mattered in 2008. The Maclean's blog called Rebecca "Canlit Rookie of the Year" in 2008. Her chapbook Road Trips was published by Frog Hollow Press in 2010, and her second full-length collection, The Big Dream is forthcoming from Biblioasis in September 2011. Rebecca lives, works, and writes in Toronto, Ontario.

E-mail: c/o Writers' Union of Canada
Phone number:
c/o Writers' Union of Canada

Publications

Once. Biblioasis, 2008
Road Trips (chapbook). Frog Hollow Press, 2010
The Big Dream. Biblioasis, 2011

Awards

Metcalf-Rooke Award for Once, 2008
Journey Prize Finalist for "Chilly Girl", 2008
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Presentation Length:
2-3 hours
Genre:
Fiction
Audience size:
any
Northern OAC WITS:
No
GST:
GST not applicable