SHIRAROSE WILENSKY has more than a decade of experience as an in-house, production, and freelance editor. She is an editor at House of Anansi Press, where she acquires and edits literary fiction and narrative non-fiction. She was the editor at Arsenal Pulp Press and has worked for Greystone Books, Douglas & McIntyre, Harbour Publishing, and others after completing Simon Fraser University’s Master of Publishing program. She has edited critically acclaimed and award-winning books, such as Butter Honey Pig Bread by Francesca Ekwuyasi, Rebent Sinner by Ivan Coyote, Shut Up You’re Pretty by Téa Mutonji, and The Woo-Woo by Lindsay Wong. Shirarose is passionate about supporting voices from the LGBTQ2S+, BIPOC, and other marginalized communities.