Jonathan Bennett is the author of the critically acclaimed novels Entitlement and After Battersea Park, two collections of poetry, and a collection of short stories, Verandah People, which was runner-up for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award. He is a winner of the K.M. Hunter Artists’ Award in Literature. His writing has appeared in many periodicals and journals including The Walrus, Southerly, Antipodes, and Descant. Born in Vancouver, raised in Sydney, Australia, Jonathan lives in the village of Keene, near Peterborough, Ontario.