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Sophie McCreesh has graduated with a BA in English and Creative Writing from York University. She is a co-founder and editor for the magazine untethered. She currently lives in Toronto.

Sara Flemington's poetry and short fiction has appeared in Paper Darts, Sassafras Literary Magazine, The Quiliad, untethered, Echolocation, and is forthcoming in Five Quarterly. Her first chapbook of poems, humidity, was released with Bitterzoet Magazine in January, 2014.

Alissa York is the author of the novels Mercy, Effigy and Fauna, and the short fiction collection, Any Given Power. Her essays and articles have appeared in such periodicals as The Guardian, The Globe and Mail, Quill & Quire and Eighteen Bridges. York has lived all over Canada and now makes her home in Toronto with her husband, artist Clive Holden.

Lynn Coady is the author of six acclaimed works of fiction, the most recent of which, Hellgoing, was awarded the 2013 Scotiabank Giller prize, Canada's most coveted fiction award. Her novel The Antagonist was also nominated for the prize in 2011, and her books have been published in the US, the UK, Germany, France and Holland. She is a widely-published essayist and co-founder of the magazine Eighteen Bridges and is currently working in television.

Doors at 7:30. Readings at 8:00. The Steady Cafe & Bar [1051 Bloor St. W.]

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