Erin Kirsh - Writer & Performer
Erin Kirsh is a pushcart-nominated writer, performer, funnyman, and rant maker from Toronto. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in The Malahat Review, ARC Poetry Magazine, EVENT, PULP Literature, Geist and more. Kirsh has toured original works on stages across North America, and has represented Vancouver twice at both the Canadian Festival of Spoken Word and the National Poetry Slam. In 2016, Kirsh was the Managing Director of Verses Festival of Words, Canada's largest alternative literary festival. Kirsh has served as an arts educator around the Vancouver Lower Mainland for over five years. She holds a BFA from the University of British Columbia.