From: Love After the End




Gabriel Castilloux Calderon

gabriel castilloux calderon (they/them) is nij-manidowag (TwoSpirit) Mi’kmaq, Algonquin, Scottish, and French Canadian. They currently thrive in Treaty 6 territory’s Amiskwacîwâskahikan (Edmonton). Gabe is actively involved in their Indigenous culture and ceremonies, and proudly celebrates a drug- and alcohol-free life. Gabe has won several short story awards, and they are a member of Breath in Poetry, the second-place champions of the 2019 Canadian Festival of Spoken Word team slam poetry competition. Gabe has also been chosen to represent the Two-Spirit community as Mr. Two Spirit International 2019–20.