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Amanda Leduc

DISFIGURED: ON FAIRY TALES, DISABILITY, AND MAKING SPACE
Author
Amanda Leduc is a disabled author with cerebral palsy whose essays and stories have appeared in publications across Canada and the US. She holds a Master’s degree in Creative Writing from the University of St. Andrews, UK. Her first novel, The Miracles of Ordinary Men, was published in North America in 2013 by ECW Press. Her new novel, The Centaur’s Wife, is forthcoming from Random House Canada. She lives and works in Hamilton, Ontario, where she serves as the Communications and Development Coordinator for The Festival of Literary Diversity (FOLD), Canada’s first festival for diverse authors and stories. Her first full-length work of nonfiction, Disfigured: On Fairy Tales, Disability, and Making Space, is forthcoming with Coach House Books in February 2020.