Brandon Marlon

Author's Bio

Brandon Marlon is a writer from Ottawa, Canada. He received his B.A. in Drama & English from the University of Toronto and his M.A. in English from the University of Victoria. His poetry was awarded the Harry Hoyt Lacey Prize in Poetry (Fall 2015), and his writing has been published in 250+ publications in 28 countries. www.brandonmarlon.com.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Judean Dreams
(Bayeux Arts, 2009)
Prizes Won: 
1. Harry Hoyt Lacey Prize in Poetry (Fall 2015); 2. Canadian Jewish Playwriting Award (2007)

Personal Favorites

Favorite Books: 
The Tanakh, the Talmuds, The Iliad, The Odyssey, The Aeneid, The Arabian Nights, Of Human Bondage, The Grapes of Wrath, Inherit the Wind, Little Big Man, A Letter in the Scroll
Favorite Authors: 
Moses, King David, King Solomon, Homer, Virgil, Judah Halevy, Solomon ibn Gavirol, Moses ibn Ezra, Abraham ibn Ezra, Omar Khayyam, Rumi, Hafiz, William Shakespeare, Moliere, Victor Hugo, Yasmina Reza, Rabbi Jonathan Sacks

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jewish
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Ottawa, ON, Canada
work_excerpt: 
http://magazine.utoronto.ca/writers-circle/a-butterfly-on-the-rhubarb-leaves-brandon-marlon/
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Last updated: May 15, 2018