Whitney French


Whitney French is a writer and arts educator. Her writing has been published in Quill & Quire, Geist, Descant and CBC Books and anthologized in The Black Notes: Fresh Writing from Black Women and Girls (2017) and The Great Black North: Contemporary African Canadian Poetry (2010). Whitney is also the founder and co-editor of the nationwide publication From the Root Zine, as well as the founder of the workshop series Writing While Black: an initiative to develop a community of Black writers. Recently, Whitney edited the collection Black Writers Matter, published by the University of Regina Press.

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