2022 Festival
October 17–23

Elee Kraljii Gardiner

(BRITISH COLUMBIA)

ELEE KRALJII GARDINER is a creative mentor, editor, and poet. She founded Thursdays Writing Collective, a non-profit organization of Downtown Eastside writers. She is the author of Trauma Head, which won the Fred Cogswell Award; serpentine loop; and the co-editor with John Asfour of V6A: Writing from Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.

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