Greckol Sonja

Sonja Greckol began to write poetry when Mike Harris was re-elected in Ontario. Since, her work has appeared in Literary Review of Canada, Canadian Literature, Dalhousie Review, CV2, Canadian Women's Studies, Fiddlehead and Matrix. She coordinates poetry for Women and Environments International Magazine and has served as the Associate Rep representative on the National Council of the League of Canadian Poets (2006-08). She has taught college and university, studied order and disorder in jokes, done human rights and gender-based research and consulting, and does local activism while she writes. Her long poem, 'Emilie Explains Newton to Voltaire', was short-listed for the CBC Poetry Prize in 2008. Her next poetry project, entitled, Skin of the Day, uses newspaper headlines.

Selected Publications
Gravity Matters (Inanna Pub., 2009) ISBN: 978-0-9808822-8-5