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Shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize, the Robert Kroetsch Poetry Book Award, and the ReLit Award

[Williams] blends personal emotion with historical tension, tradition and modernity, ordinary and magical so seamlessly…. I’m so happy to find another shining star above Canada’s poetry horizon!

– Griffin Prize Judges’ Citation

 Not-Anyones-Anything-Cover-662x1024 Not Anyone’s Anything

Winner of the Danuta Gleed Award Literary Award

Not Anyone’s Anything discloses a radical new voice in Canadian fiction.

– Rhea Tregebov

 Ian Williams You Know Who You Are You Know Who You Are

Shortlisted for the ReLit Award

If you’re asking who is Ian Williams, I can tell you […] that his work is inventive and clever. I can tell you that his obsession, as his title suggests, is, indeed, “you.”

– Sima Rabinowitz, newpages.com