Sonnet L’Abbe

Sonnet L’Abbé is a Canadian poet, editor and professor. They are the author of A Strange Relief and Killarnoe. In their third book, Sonnet’s Shakespeare (August 2019) they overwrite all of Shakespeare’s 154 sonnets. Quill and Quire called Sonnet’s Shakespeare “one of the most audacious volumes of poetry to appear in this country.” In 2014, they edited the annual Best Canadian Poetry anthology; their work has been published internationally and appears in many anthologies of Canadian verse. Their chapbook, Anima Canadensis, won the 2017 bp Nichol chapbook award. They teach creative writing and English at Vancouver Island University, and sit on the editorial board of Brick Books.