Sunday, April 5, 2015
The Heron by Melissa Bull
Melissa Bull is a Montreal-based writer, editor, and translator. She is Maisonneuve magazine's "Writing from Quebec" editor and her work has been featured in such publications as Prism, Event, Urbania, Ambos, and the Montreal Review of Books. Her story, "In the Shadow of the Canada Malting Silos" won CBC's 2013 Hyperlocal prize and in 2015 she was awarded the Cole Foundation's award for emerging translator. Melissa Bull's translation of Nelly Arcan's Burqa of Skin was published in 2014, and her first collection of poetry, Rue, is forthcoming in April 2015.