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Elana Wolff is the author of seven solo collections of poetry and a collection of essays on poems. She has also co-authored, with the late Malca Litovitz, a collection of rengas; co-authored a chapbook of poems with Susie Petersiel Berg; and co-translated with Menachem Wolff poems from the Hebrew by Georg Mordechai Langer (part of a flipside book including a new translation by Thor Polson of Franz Kafka's late stories). Elana’s poems and creative nonfiction pieces have been published in Canada and internationally and have garnered awards. She has taught English for Academic Purposes at York University in Toronto and at The Hebrew University in Jerusalem. She currently lives and works in Thornhill, Ontario. Her sixth collection of poems, SWOON (Guernica Editions), which features several ekphrastic poems inspired by art pieces by WAAC studio artists, won the 2020 Canadian Jewish Literary Award for Poetry. Her seventh collection, SHAPE TAKING, is newly released with Ekstasis Editions.