60th Anniversary Author Spotlight – Prathna Lor

Prathna Lor is a poet and scholar who teaches and writes on race, sex, ethics, and poetics. Their poetry and writing have appeared in TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly, the minnesota review, Jacket2, C Magazine, DIAGRAM, Black Warrior Review, Hobart, Vinyl, Haunt: A Journal of Art, Plenitude Magazine, and elsewhere. Prathna is the author of two chapbooks, Ventriloquism (Future Tense Books, 2010) and, most recently, 7, 2 (Knife Fork Books, 2019). They are currently completing their first, full-length book, HEROISM/EULOGIES.

Their poem “In the archive of sensuality” can be read on our website at canlit.ca/article/in-the-archive-of-sensuality.

Canadian Literature issue 239, 60th Anniversary, is available to order through our online store.