Trevor Corkum is a writer, consultant, and educator. His fiction, essays, and reviews have been published widely in magazines and journals across Canada. His work has been nominated for the Journey Prize, the CBC Prizes for Fiction and Nonfiction, the National Magazine Award for Fiction, and the Western Magazine Award for Personal Journalism. He reviews frequently for The Toronto Star and hosts a popular author interview series called The Chat on 49thShelf.com. A current PhD student in Adult Education at the University of Toronto, his research explores the intersection of storytelling, identity, home, and migration. His novel The Electric Boy is forthcoming with Doubleday Canada.