Awards & Winners

Sina Queyras

Date of Birth 1963
Place of Birth Manitoba
Nationality Canada
Profession Writer, Poet
Sina Queyras is a Canadian poet. Her third collection of poetry, Lemon Hound, received the Pat Lowther Award and a Lambda Literary Award. In 2005 she edited Open Field: 30 Contemporary Canadian Poets for Persea Books, the first anthology of Canadian poetry to be published by a U.S. press. She later edited Canadian Strange, a folio of contemporary Canadian writing for Drunken Boat, where she is a contributing editor. From 2005 to 2007 Queyras co-curated the belladonna* reading series in New York. Her most recent poetic work, Expressway, was written mainly in Calgary, while she was serving as Markin-Flanagan Writer-in-Residence at the University of Calgary. She published her first novel, Autobiography of Childhood, in 2011. The book was a shortlisted finalist for the First Novel Award. Her work has been published widely in journals and anthologies including Joyland: A hub for short fiction. She teaches creative writing at Concordia University in Montreal, and has taught at Haverford College and Rutgers University.

Awards by Sina Queyras

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Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Poetry
Honored for : Lemon hound

Nominations 2006 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Poetry Lemon hound