Chantal Gibson wins Pat Lowther Award

The memorial prize has been presented annually to a female poet, since 1981, to honour Vancouver poet Pat Lowther whose career was cut short by her untimely death in 1975. FULL STORY

Big bodies

May 13th, 2020

Christina Myers edited Big: Stories about Life in Plus-Sized Bodies (Caitlin $24.95), a collection of non-fiction stories from 26 plus-sized, non-binary and trans people about how they navigate a society obsessed with thinness. Themes explored include: body image, fashion, fat activism, sexuality, diet culture and the collective obsession with women’s bodies. Myers holds degrees in journalism and psychology, and is an alumnus of SFU’s Writer’s Studio.
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