Jason Purcell

Glass Bookshop

Jason Purcell is a writer and editor living on Treaty 6 territory in Edmonton, Alberta. He is the Programs Officer at the Canadian Literature Centre, which is housed at the University of Alberta, where he also received an MA in English. He is the Interviews Editor for Glass Buffalo, Circulations Coordinator for Eighteen Bridges, co-editor of Ten Canadian Writers in Context (UAP 2016), and author of A Place More Hospitable (Anstruther Press 2019). Alongside Matthew Stepanic, he is co-founder of Glass Bookshop, Edmonton’s newest independent bookstore. | @jasonvpurcell

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