Shannon Webb-Campbell

Shannon Webb-Campbell
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Shannon Webb-Campbell is a mixed Indigenous (Mi’kmaq) settler poet, writer, and critic. Her forthcoming book, Who Took My Sister? (Book Thug, 2018) explores Canada’s Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, decolonial poetics, trauma and the land, and will be transformed into a touring classical music performance for violin and piano. Still No Word (Breakwater, 2015), was the recipient of Egale Canada’s Out In Print Award.

She holds a MFA in Creative Writing from University of British Columbia, a BA from Dalhousie University, and currently studies English Literature at Memorial University. Shannon is a member of Qalipu Mi’kmaq First Nation, and currently lives in Montreal.

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