Ian Williams is a poet and fiction writer. His first book, You Know Who You Are, was a finalist for the ReLit Prize for poetry. His second book, Not Anyone’s Anything, won the Danuta Gleed Literary Award for the best first collection of short fiction in Canada. His third book, Personals, was shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize, the world’s largest poetry prize. His fourth book, Reproduction, was published by Random House earlier this year. CBC named him as one of ten Canadian writers to watch.