Shauntay Grant

Shauntay Grant is a Canadian writer and performance artist.
Shauntay Grant is an award-winning Canadian poet and children's writer. (

Shauntay Grant is a Canadian writer, performance artist, Dalhousie University lecturer and Halifax's third poet laureate. Her children's books include Up Homewinner of the 2009 Best Atlantic Published Book Prize, and most recently Africville, a lyrical picture book exploring Nova Scotia's historic neighbourhood.Grant's poetry has been published in magazines like mirror, the Fieldstone Review and The Great Black North. 

Africville is on the 2018 Governor General's Literary Award shortlist for young people's literature — illustrated books

Interviews with Shauntay Grant

Shauntay Grant talks to Shelagh Rogers about her picture book, Africville.

Books by Shauntay Grant