SHAZIA HAFIZ RAMJI
Shazia Hafiz Ramji lives on unceded Coast Salish land where she is the poetry editor for Prism international magazine. She is the recipient of the 2017 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry and was shortlisted for the 2016 National Magazine Awards. Her poetry has recently appeared in Canadian Literature and filling Station, and her first chapbook is Prosopopoeia (Anstruther Press, 2017). She is a graduate of The Writer's Studio 2015 and is an MFA student at UBC. Shazia will appear at the Cascadia Poetry Festival in October 2017. On June 1, she will guide a reading group for Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace and she urges you to join.