Ian Williams is the author of Personals, shortlisted for the 2013 Griffin Poetry Prize; Not Anyone’s Anything, winner of the 2011 Danuta Gleed Literary Award for the best first collection of short fiction; and You Know Who You Are, a finalist for the ReLit Award for poetry. He was named as one of ten Canadian writers to watch by CBC. Williams completed his PhD in English at the University of Toronto and works as an English professor.