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Trevor Corkum’s novel The Electric Boy is set to debut with Doubleday Canada. His work has appeared in the Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail, and The Walrus and has been recognized with nominations for the Journey Prize, a National Magazine Award for fiction, a Western Magazine Award for Personal Journalism, and the CBC Short Story and Nonfiction Prizes. Corkum holds an MFA in Creative Writing from UBC and an MA in Adult Education and Community Development from the University of Toronto. A current PhD student and SSHRC doctoral scholar in Adult Education at the University of Toronto, his research uses narrative and storytelling to explore notions of home, belonging, and identity in a globalized world. He divides his time between Toronto and the south shore of Prince Edward Island.