Jen Currin

Adjunct Instructor: Poetry
Office:
Email: jen.currin @ ubc.ca

 

 

Courses Taught
CRWR 401I-001 Introduction to Writing Poetry

About Jen Currin

Jen Currin lives on unceded Coast Salish land (New Westminster, BC) and has published four collections of poetry, including The Sleep of Four Cities (Anvil, 2006); Hagiography (Coach House, 2008); The Inquisition Yours (Coach House, 2010), which won the 2011 Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry; and School (Coach House, 2014), which was a finalist for three awards. Jen’s book of stories, Hider/Seeker, will be out from Anvil Press in the spring of 2018. When she’s not writing, Jen can be found riding her bike, doing yoga, facilitating creative writing and English classes, reading great writing, and growing food in her community garden plot.