Writing Consultants


Eury is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Theatre and Film. Prior to coming to UBC to embark on his dissertation, he worked as a professional editor and writer in the non-profit sector. His academic articles and reviews can be found in journals (Theatre Research in Canada, Canadian Literature) and anthologies published by Playwrights Canada Press, the University of Wisconsin Press, and Arsenal Pulp Press.


Kevin is a second year graduate student and current SSHRC CGS-M award holder completing a Master of Arts in Children’s Literature. He completed a BFA in creative writing and English literature at UBC and is now working on a combined creative/academic thesis. While his passion lies in creative writing, he is familiar with academic work in literature, philosophy, and psychology and excited to learn about what students are working on.


Shyamala is a second-year graduate student at UBC, working towards her MFA in Creative Writing, where she’s currently working on a Young Adult Novel as her thesis. She also holds an MA in English Literature from McMaster University and specializes in the humanities, particularly literary studies, feminist and queer theory, and critical race studies.


Tayo is a PhD student at Peter A. Allard School of Law, where he attained a Master of Laws degree. He has business and law degrees from Africa, Europe and North America, and is completing what might be his final one.