Headshot of Emily. She has long blonde hair, and is wearing a black blazer and smiling.
Headshot of Emily. She has long blonde hair, and is wearing a black blazer and smiling.

Emily Gillespie

Emily Gillespie is an author, activist and daydreamer. She has an MA in Disability Studies. Dancing with Ghosts (2017) is her first novel. She is currently working on her second book. Her writing appears in several anthologies.

Recent work

I am finishing my second novel, which I received TAC funding for.

Art form
Performance Art
Writing

Community
Disabled
Mad
Neurodiverse
Survivor
LGBTQ2SIA+
Queer
Feminist

Organizational Affiliation
Workman Arts

Location
Hamilton, Ontario