Erin Noteboom

Erin Noteboom comes from the American prairies from a childhood steeped in family, science and writing. Erin first chose science when the two options of science or poetry split apart. She collected a physics degree, worked at the CERN accelerator in Geneva and took the world’s first Polaroid of Cherenkov ring. After a brain tumour rearranged her priorities Erin went back to poetry, and immigrated to Canada in 1997. She has been published widely in literary magazines since then, winning the CBC Literary Award in 2001, the 2004 KW [Kitchener Waterloo] Arts Award, and Acorn/Plantos Award for Peoples poetry in 2004. She is the poetry editor for the New Quarterly, runs writing workshops in Kitchener, Ontario and is active in the literary community.

Titles by Erin Noteboom

The Mongoose Diaries (2007)

Seal up the Thunder (2005)

Books by this author