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Erin Kirsh is a writer, performer, rant maker, and funnyman from Toronto. A Pushcart Prize nominee, her writing has appeared in The Malahat Review, Arc Poetry Magazine, subTerrain, Cosmonauts Avenue, Geist, EVENT, Pulp Literature, Noble/Gas Quarterly, and more. In 2017, she won the Shadow Award from The Molotov Cocktail. Kirsh has toured her original works on stages across North America and has represented Vancouver in several spoken word festivals. In 2016, Kirsh acted as the Managing Director of Verses Festival of Words, Canada's largest alternative literary festival. In her spare time, she likes complaining about cinnamon raisin bagels.
Winning Entry: To the Man Sitting in Front of Me Who Had His Chair Pushed All the Way Back from Before Take Off for the Duration of the 10-Hour Flight
Contest Won: Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest 2018, Honorable Mention