Press Kit

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Bio (90 words)

Stephen Kotowych is a writer, anthologist, and podcaster who has won the Writers of the Future Grand Prize, Spain’s Ictineu Award, and is a two-time finalist for the Aurora Award. His stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies in Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States, and have been translated into a dozen languages. Now a freelance writer and editor, Stephen previously worked for over 15 years in the Canadian publishing industry and for several years taught publishing at the Chang School of Continuing Education at Toronto Metropolitan University.

Awards and Nominations

Finalist: The Aurora Award for Best Short Fiction for “Super Frenemies,” 2016

Winner: Premis Ictineu (the Ictineu Award) for Best Story in Translation (Catalan) for “Saturn en sol menor,” 2015

Finalist: The Aurora Award for Best Short Fiction for “Saturn in G Minor,” 2008

Winner: The Writers of the Future Grand Prize (Golden Pen), for “Saturn in G Minor,” 2007

Author Photo & Book Covers 

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Credit: Stephen Kotowych

Credit: Ansible Press

Credit: ZNB Books