DANI COUTURE is the author of three collections of poetry, GOOD MEAT (Pedlar Press, 2006), SWEET (Pedlar Press, 2010), and YAW (Mansfield Press, 2014), and the novel ALGOMA (Invisible Publishing).
SWEET was named one of Maisy’s Best Books of 2010 by Maisonneuve Magazine and nominated for the Trillium Book Award for Poetry; SWEET won the ReLit Award for poetry.
ALGOMA was listed as a Toronto Star Reviewer’s Top 100 Books of 2011 and included in The Coast‘s Best Books of 2011. The same year, Couture received an Honour of Distinction from The Writers’ Trust of Canada’s Dayne Ogilvie Prize for Emerging LGBT Writers.
Her writing has appeared in a number of publications including Ambit (U.K.), The Awl (U.S.), The Globe & Mail, Grain, The Walrus, Taddle Creek, PRISM International, The Malahat, Lemon Hound, The Windsor Review, The Fiddlehead, The Puritan, Hazlitt, several editions of Best Canadian Poetry in English, and others.
New work is forthcoming in Arc, Boston Review (U.S.), and Dark Horse (U.K.).
A chapbook, Black Sea Nettle (Anstruther Press), was released in November 2016.