Shauntay Grant

Posted on Jul 26, 2019

Shauntay Grant

Shauntay Grant is a writer, storyteller, and former poet laureate for the City of Halifax. She teaches creative writing at Dalhousie University, and has shared her work internationally at festivals and events. An award-winning author of children’s literature, her most recent publication Africville (Groundwood, 2018) was nominated for a Governor General’s Literary Award. Her other honours include a Best Atlantic Published Book Prize from the Atlantic Book Awards, a Poet of Honour prize from Spoken Word Canada, and a Joseph S. Stauffer Prize from the Canada Council for the Arts.
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