Leanna McLennan

Leanna McLennan is a writer, performer and educator born in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Literary Studies (University of Toronto) and a Master of Arts in Creative Writing (Concordia University).

Her writing has been published in leading literary journals and anthologies, which include the Antigonish Review, Broken Pencil, Can’t Lit: Fearless Fiction, CV2, Fiddlehead, Geist, Matrix, New Limestone Review, Taddle Creek, and Third Floor Lounge: Poetry from the Banff Centre for the Arts.

She is a member of the Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) and an alumnus of The Second City Touring Company.


I would like to acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, the Toronto Arts Council, and the Access Copyright Foundation.