Breanne Mc Ivor

Breanne Mc Ivor

Breanne Mc Ivor is a Trinidadian author who co-founded People’s Republic of Writing (PROW), a populist group created out of the belief that writing belongs to everyone. She earned degrees from the Universities of Cambridge and Edinburgh and, while at Cambridge, she was the co-president of the Girton Poetry Group. She has been shortlisted for writing prizes including the Derek Walcott Writing Prize in 2005 and the Fish One-Page Prize in 2010. In 2015, her story ‘Kristoff and Bonnie’ won The Caribbean Writer’s David Hough Literary Prize. Her work has appeared in Origami Journal, Rock Bottom Journal, Akashic Books’ Duppy Thursdays series, and elsewhere. Breanne is currently working on her first collection of short stories.