Laura Ritland

Laura Ritland is a poet and scholar from Vancouver, Canada. Her poems have appeared in magazines across Canada, including Canadian Notes & Queries, Maisonneuve, Arc Poetry Magazine, and The Malahat Review. A graduate of the Masters in Creative Writing program at the University of Toronto and winner of the 2014 Malahat Review Far Horizons Award for Poetry, she is currently pursuing a PhD in English at UC Berkeley. Her first independent chapbook, Marine Science, was published last fall with the Toronto-based publisher Anstruther Press.