Rose Cullis is a queer writer/educator living in Toronto on Treaty 13 territory (she/her/they/their). She recently won third place in Event Magazine’s Creative Nonfiction Contest with an essay called “My Beautiful Madness” about a performance art piece that she once offered to the wrong audience. She has had short stories, plays and monologues published in a number of theme-based anthologies. Her play, The Happy Woman, was produced by Nightwood Theatre and short-listed for a national award. She completed an MFA in Creative Writing at Guelph University and currently has two plays in development: The Amazing Grace Jones Spaceship. and After/Baal.
Rose’s piece of Creative Non-Fiction, “My Beautiful Madness” was published in EVENT Issue 49/1. For our 2020 (Virtual) Fall Reading Series, she reads from her work, “Reconciliation”.
Be sure to check out Rose’s latest work in This Magazine, where she speaks on fashion and beauty.