Jason Jobin was born and raised in the Yukon, northwest Canada. He completed a BA and MFA in writing at the University of Victoria, British Colombia. His stories have won a National Magazine Award and been anthologized in the 2018 and 2019 Writers’ Trust/McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize. His stories have also been published in The Malahat Review and Event Magazine. In 2018, Jason was longlisted for the CBC Nonfiction Prize. He currently lives in Victoria and is at work on a novel and a collection of stories.