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Amy Jones

Amy Jones won the 2006 CBC Literary Prize for Short Fiction and was a finalist for the 2005 Bronwen Wallace Award. She is a graduate of the Optional Residency MFA Program in Creative Writing at UBC, and her fiction has appeared in Best Canadian Stories and The Journey Prize Stories. Her debut collection of stories, What Boys Like, was the winner of the 2008 Metcalf-Rooke Award and a finalist for the 2010 ReLit Award. Originally from Halifax, she now lives in Thunder Bay, where she is associate editor of The Walleye.


Past Events

  • Tuesday November 1, 2016

    • IFOA Thunder Bay

      Cost: $15

      Distinguished writers Karen Connelly, Amy Jones, Andy McGuire, and Cordelia Strube will be reading live in Thunder Bay!


  • Tuesday October 25, 2016

    • Modern Families

      Cost: $18/ $15 for Supporters, Free for Students & Youth 25 under

      Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Amy Jones and Jim Lynch share ideas about familial relations.


  • Sunday October 23, 2016

    • Pushing the Boundaries

      Cost: $18/$15 for Supporters

      Amy Jones, Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan, Suzana Tratnik and Charlotte Wood will talk about female character portrayals in literature.