Michael Lista

Poet, Literary Critic, and New Yorker Magazine Contributor

Michael Lista is a poet, literary critic and journalist whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Slate, Poetry and Toronto Life, where he is a contributing editor. He’s the author of Bloom, The Scarborough and Strike Anywhere: Essays, Reviews and Other Arsons. He has worked as the poetry critic at The National Post and the poetry editor of The Walrus. He was the 2017 Margaret Laurence Fellow at Trent University. He lives in Toronto.


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