2024 Festival:
October 21–27

jaye simpson

jaye simpson is an Oji-Cree Saulteaux Indigiqueer from the Sapotaweyak Cree Nation. Their first poetry collection, it was never going to be okay, won the 2021 Indigenous Voices Award for Published Poetry in English. Their second collection, a body more tolerable, is forthcoming in 2024.

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