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Leah Horlick
 is a writer and poet who grew up in Saskatoon. She now lives in Vancouver, where she and Esther McPhee co-curate REVERB, the city’s only queer and anti-oppressive reading series. She has published two collections of poetry: Riot Lung, which was shortlisted for a ReLit Award and a Saskatchewan Book Award, and For Your Own Good, which received an honour from the American Library Association for its attention to the issue of sexual violence in the queer community. She recently won the 2016 Dayne Ogilvie Prize for Emerging LGBT Writers. During the day, you can find her working as the Coordinator at the Women’s Centre at SFU. (http://www.leahhorlick.com/

 

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