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Jenny Ferguson
Jenny Ferguson is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Young Adult
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Jenny Ferguson
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Jenny Ferguson is Métis, French Canadian, an activist, a feminist, an auntie, and an accomplice with a PhD. She believes writing and teaching are political acts. BORDER MARKERS, her collection of linked flash fiction narratives, is available from NeWest Press. She lives on unceded Mi’kmaq territory.

Favorite Books
  • Roxane Gay's Ayiti 
  • Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient
  • N.K. Jemisin's Broken Earth Trilogy
  • Maggie Stiefvater's The Raven Cycle
  • Thomas King's Green Grass, Running Water 
Years Mentored
2016, 2017