Aislinn Hunter



Areas of Research & Creative Activity

Fiction, poetry.


Aislinn Hunter (BFA, 1996) is the author of five books, including two books of poetry, two books of fiction and a book of lyric essays. She is a contributing editor at Arc Magazine and has contributed to numerous anthologies. Her novel Stay was recently filmed as a major motion picture starring Aidan Quinn, and premiered at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. She currently teaches creative writing at Kwantlen Polytechnic University in Vancouver. She has been a nominee for the Journey Prize (poetry), the National Book Award (fiction), a National Magazine Award, the Danuta Gleed Award, the Pat Lowther Award, twice for the the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize, and won the 2002 Gerald Lampert Award.

Selected Publications

Stay, Published by Raincoast Books



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