Publication Year


From: Stranger


Appentites – Modernity – Then and Now – I Declared my Ethnicity – Mimes – Beach Spleen – Notes on a Middle Aged Poet – Resolve – The Vireo – What Critics Do – Meditation After Seeing Hannah Arendt



Nyla Matuk

Nyla Matuk is the author of Sumptuary Laws (Vehicule Press, 2012), nominated for the League of Canadian Poets’ Gerald Lampert Award for best first book of poetry in Canada. Sumptuary Laws was named a National Post best book of poetry in 2012 and a ‘must-read’ book of poetry at CBC Books. Her poems have appeared recently in The New Yorker,PN Review, The Fiddlehead, and the New Poetries VI anthology (Carcanet, 2015).