Amandine Coquaz is a writer, researcher and translator. She has a PhD in Creative Writing from Keele University (UK). She is currently working as a postdoctoral fellow at Concordia University, with funding from the Leverhulme Trust. She will produce a short story collection with a focus on the ways that English and French meet in Montreal. She is fascinated by languages and translation, and particularly by the cohabitation of languages within one space (real or figurative).