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Rae Spoon

Rae Spoon

Rae Spoon is a musician/writer/workshop facilitator originally from Calgary, AB. Rae has been nominated for a Polaris Prize, toured internationally and released six solo albums, the most recent being My Prairie Home (2013). Rae is the author of the Lambda Literary Award finalist First Spring Grass Fire. They are the subject of a National Film Board documentary entitled My Prairie Home, which was released in Canada in 2013 and debuted in the US at the Sundance Film Festival in 2014. Rae lives in Montreal, QC. raespoon.com

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