Mitchell Gauvin is a Sudbury-raised, Toronto-born writer and editor whose literary work has appeared in a variety of publications. His debut novel, Vandal Confession, was released in Fall 2015 and translated into French by XYZ Editeur for Fall 2017. He was a Committee Member for the 2015 Wordstock Sudbury Literary Festival, a member of the 2014-15 Sudbury Theatre Centre’s Playwrights’ Junction, and had his worked featured at Pat the Dog’s 2015 PlaySmelter Festival. He holds a B.A. (Hons.) from the University of Toronto, an M.A. from University College Dublin, and is currently completing a PhD in English at York University.