Maguire, Shannon

First Name: 
Shannon
Last Name: 
Maguire
Role: 
Student
Title: 
Ms.
Bio: 
Shannon Maguire's first collection, fur(l) parachute, was a finalist for the Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry. She was also a finalist for the bpNichol Chapbook Award (2013) and the Manitoba Magazine Award for Best Suite of Poetry (2012). Her work has appeared in many journals and anthologies, including the Best American Experimental Writing of 2014 (OmniDawn), CV2 and Jacket 2. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Guelph, an MA in English from Brock University, and is a PhD Candidate in the Department of English and Film Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University. Myrmurs is her second collection.