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Arielle Twist

Arielle Twist
Photo by Laurence Philomene

Arielle Twist is a writer and sex educator from George Gordon First Nation, Saskatchewan, based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is a Nêhiyaw, Two-Spirit, trans femme supernova writing to reclaim and harness ancestral magic and memories. Within her short career pursuing writing she has attended a residency at Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity and has work published with Them, CBC Arts, Canadian Art, The Fiddlehead and PRISM international. Disintegrate/Dissociate is her first book.

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