New Acquisitions Editor for BC Publisher
Tidewater Press is very pleased to announce that JJ Lee is joining our team as acquisitions editor from January 2024. He will be responsible for sourcing and acquiring outstanding new writing, both fiction and non-fiction, from emerging Canadian authors. “We have working informally with JJ for a number of years, and have enormous respect for his skill in finding and mentoring new authors,” said Lynn Duncan, publisher at the New Westminster, BC, independent press. “We are thrilled to be formalizing our relationship and to working with JJ for many years to come.”
JJ Lee is the author of The Measure of a Man: The Story of a Father, a Son and a Suit (2011), a finalist for the Governor General’s, Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust and Charles Taylor prizes for non-fiction. His essays have appeared in publications including Elle, Montecristo, The Georgia Straight, Canadian Architect and more. Among other projects, he currently mentors a non-fiction workshop at Simon Fraser University’s The Writer’s Studio.