Donna Bailey Nurse is a literary journalist and a columnist for CBC Radio’s The Next Chapter. Her work has appeared in Maclean’s, Literary Review of Canada, and The Walrus. She is the editor of Revival: An Anthology of Black Canadian Writing and author of two volumes of What’s a Black Critic To Do? and a collection of essays Black Girls: Women of African Descent Write Their World, which will be released this winter. Nurse lives in Pickering, Ontario.