Sean Michaels

SEAN MICHAELS is a novelist, short story writer and critic. Born in Stirling, Scotland and raised in Ottawa, he eventually settled in Montreal, where he has rented an apartment in Mile End for most of the past 21 years. His debut novel, Us Conductors, received the Scotiabank Giller Prize, and his second book, The Wagers, appeared in 2019. Sean was the founder of the pioneering music blog Said the Gramophone and is one of the organisers of the activist group Mile End Ensemble.