Dani Couture is the author of four collections of poetry and the novel Algoma (Invisible Publishing). Her work has been nominated for the Trillium Award for Poetry, received an honour of distinction from the Writers’ Trust of Canada’s Dayne Ogilvie Prize for Emerging LGBTQ Writers and won the ReLit Award for Poetry. Her work has appeared in Poetry, Boston Review, The Awl, Ambit, Dark Horse, The Walrus, This Magazine, The Fiddlehead, The Puritan, Arc, several editions of Best Canadian Poetry in English, and others. She was the literary editor at This Magazine from 2013 – 2017. Her most recent collection of poetry is Listen Before Transmit (Wolsak & Wynn, 2018). Couture’s memoir, What Luck is Left, a story of one woman’s sometimes complicated history of hunting and fishing with her ex-military father, will be published in 2020 by Invisible Publishing.
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