2024 Festival:
October 21–27

Teresa Wong

(Alberta)

TERESA WONG is a writer and cartoonist based in Calgary, Alberta. Her comics and illustrated essays have appeared in The Believer, The New Yorker, McSweeney’s, and The Walrus. Her first graphic memoir, Dear Scarlet: The Story of My Postpartum Depression (Arsenal Pulp Press), was a finalist for the City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Book Prize and was longlisted for CBC’s Canada Reads. In 2021–22, she served as the Canadian Writer-in-Residence at the University of Calgary, and she currently teaches comics at Gotham Writers Workshop.

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