Derek Mascarenhas

credit: Khadeja Reid

credit: Khadeja Reid

Derek Mascarenhas is a graduate of the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies Creative Writing Program, a finalist and runner up for the Penguin Random House of Canada Student Award for Fiction, and a nominee for the Marina Nemat Award. He has works published in places such as The Dalhousie ReviewSwitchbackThe Fieldstone ReviewMaple Tree Literary SupplementCosmonauts Avenue, The Rusty Toque, Joyland, and The Antigonish Review. Derek Mascarenhas is one of four children born to parents who emigrated from Goa, India, and settled in Burlington, Ontario. A backpacker who has traveled across six continents, Derek currently resides in Toronto. See more at www.derekmascarenhas.ca.

Events

April 13, 2019 – Author Speed Date