John Mavin has taught creative writing at Capliano University, Simon Fraser University, the University of British Columbia, New Shoots (through the Vancouver School Board), and the Learning Exchange in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
He is a graduate of SFU's The Writer's Studio and also holds an MFA in Creative Writing from UBC. A past nominee for both the Aurora Award and the Journey Prize, his short fiction has been translated, studied and published internationally. His first book-length collection, Rage, was published by Thistledown Press in the fall of 2017.
Visit him online at johnmavin.com.