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andrea bennett

andrea bennett is a senior editor at The Tyee.

They are a non-binary National Magazine Award-winning writer who has worked as an editor in book and magazine publishing for over ten years, including for both Maisonneuve magazine and Talonbooks.

Their most recent book, Like a Boy but Not a Boy, a collection of essays about gender, mental illness and pregnancy, was a CBC Books' pick for top Canadian non-fiction of 2020 and one of Autostraddle’s best queer books of that year, as well as a 2022 selection for the American Library Association's Over the Rainbow longlist.

bennett is based in the Ayjoo Mixw area of what is currently known as Powell River, B.C., where they enjoy baking, gardening and cold ocean swims. Find them on Bluesky @akkabah.

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