Pohl-Weary, Emily

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Toronto
M.F.A., University of British Columbia
UBC Creative Writing Program, Buchanan E477

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Research Interests: creative writing, writing for young adults, speculative literature, mystery novels, comics, poetry, creative writing pedagogy, editing

Awards: Hugo Award for Best Related Book, Fred Cogswell Award for Excellence in Poetry, Canadian Children’s Book Centre’s Best Books for Kids and Teens Selection, Strange Horizons Reader’s Choice Award, Canadian Library Association’s Best Young Adult Novel Finalist, Toronto Book Award Finalist, K.M. Hunter Artist’s Award Finalist, etc.


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