about

Jenna Lyn Albert (she/they | elle/iel) is a queer poet and community organizer living on the traditional unceded territory of the Wolastoqiyik people. Jenna is a member of The Fiddlehead’s editorial board and cohosts the elm & ampersand poetry podcast with partner-in-rhyme Rebecca Salazar. Their debut collection of poetry Bec & Call (Nightwood Editions 2018) won the New Brunswick Book Awards’ Fiddlehead Poetry Prize. Jenna served a two-year term as the City of Fredericton’s Poet Laureate from 2019-2020 and is currently working on their sophomore collection of poetry, mal à l’aise.