andrea bennett, a local writer, editor and illustrator, is the author of four books, including the forthcoming Like a Boy but Not a Boy with Arsenal Pulp Press. bennett will be presenting Theyday, a short online talk and livestream discussion about the in-between spaces of queerness, such as the plus of LGBTQ+. Audience members are invited to send discussion questions and comments ahead of the event, and Nola Poirier will lead a Q&A at the end of the talk. Friday, July 17, at 7 p.m. Send your questions and comments to firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave them here in the gallery.
andrea bennett is a National Magazine Award–winning writer and editor. Their writing has been published by The Atlantic, the Globe and Mail, The Walrus, Maisonneuve, Hazlitt, Vice, Reader’s Digest, Vogue Italia, Quill & Quire, and many other outlets. andrea’s first book of poetry, Canoodlers, came out with Nightwood Editions in 2014. Their Moon Travel travel guide to Montréal is now available, as is their guide to Québec City. Their first book of essays, Like a Boy but Not a Boy, is forthcoming with Arsenal Pulp Press in Fall 2020—now available for pre-order.
andrea is an editor and designer at Talonbooks, the former Editor-in-Chief of Maisonneuve, and the designer for PRISM international. Originally from Hamilton, she is now back on the west coast after a stint in Montréal. She holds a BA in English and French from the University of Guelph, and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia. She is represented by Stephanie Sinclair at Transatlantic. She/they; Mx.