[Michael Blouin]

Michael Blouin

Michael Blouin’s second novel is Legend (forthcoming from Talonbooks). His debut novel, Chase and Haven (Coach House Books, 2009), was a shortlisted nominee for the Amazon.ca First Novel Award in 2008 and won the ReLit Award for fiction in 2009. His poetry collection Wore Down Trust (Pedlar Press, 2011) won the Archibald Lampman Award in 2012. He has been published in many Canadian literary magazines, including Arc, Descant, Branch, Dragnet, The Antigonish Review, Event, Queens Quarterly, and The Fiddlehead, and has served as an adjudicator for the Ontario Arts Council, Ottawa Book Awards, Carleton University, and This Magazine.