JON PAUL FIORENTINO
 

Jon Paul Fiorentino is the recipient of the 2015 National Magazine Award Silver Medal for Humour. He is the author of I'm Not Scared of You or Anything, which was shortlisted for the 2014 Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction, and Needs Improvement, which was shortlisted for the 2014 A.M. Klein Prize for poetry. He is also the author of the novel Stripmalling, which was shortlisted for the 2009 Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction, and five poetry collections, including The Theory of the Loser Class, which was shortlisted for the 2006 A. M. Klein Prize for Poetry and Indexical Elegies, which won the 2010 CBC Books "Bookie" Award for Best Book of Poetry. He lives in Montreal, where he teaches Creative Writing at Concordia University, is the editor-in-chief of Matrix magazine, and is the editor of the Serotonin/Wayside Imprint of Insomniac Press.

WEBSITE

http://www.jpfiorentino.com

SOCIAL MEDIA

http://www.twitter.com/stripmaller

BOOKS, PUBLICATIONS, PROJECTS

https://www.chbooks.com/catalogue/needs-improvement
http://www.anvilpress.com/books/i-m-not-scared-of-you-or-anything

 

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