Jennifer Delisle

Jennifer Bowering Delisle is the author of the lyric family memoir The Bosun Chair (2017) and Deriving, a collection of poetry forthcoming in 2021. She regularly teaches creative writing at the University of Alberta Faculty of Extension, and is a board member of Canada’s NeWest Press. She has a PhD in English from the University of British Columbia, and has also taught English at UBC, the U of A, and Douglas College. Jennifer lives on Treaty 6 territory (Edmonton, Canada). Find her at and @JenBDelisle.