The Gathering

  • Lorri Neilsen Glenn


Literary work: Poetry

Author Biography

Lorri Neilsen Glenn

Lorri Neilsen Glenn’s most recent book is Following the River: Traces of Red River Women (Wolsak and Wynn), an award-winning mixed-genre exploration of the lives of her Ininiwak and Métis grandmothers and their contemporaries. Author and editor of several collections of poetry and nonfiction, Lorri has worked with writers across Canada and in Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, Greece, and Chile and has served on national and regional literary juries. Her award-winning essays have appeared in The Malahat Review, Prairie Fire, Event, among other journals and anthologies. Former Halifax Poet Laureate, Lorri is a mentor in the University of King’s College MFA program in creative nonfiction and Professor Emerita at Mount Saint Vincent University @neilsenglenn

39.2 Creation