Joanne Szilagyi is a graduate student in the field of creative writing at the University of Oxford. She holds an Honours B.A. with Distinction in English literature, and a minor in Diaspora and Transnational Studies, from the University of Toronto.
A passionate creative writer, she has attended artist residencies at the Banff Centre for Arts & Creativity and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Her writing has been shortlisted for the PEN Canada New Voices Award, among others, and she was designated an honourary member of PEN Canada in 2018. Joanne is currently writing her first novel, generously supported by the Canada Council for the Arts.
Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies
Jackman Humanities Building
170 St. George Street
Toronto, ON, M5R 2M8
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