Will Aitken

Will Aitken

Will Aitken was born in Indiana and moved to Canada to attend McGill University in 1972. Since then he has made his home in Montreal his home, where he co-founded the city’s first gay and lesbian bookstore, Librairie L’Androgyne, in 1974. He has worked as a writer and broadcaster for the CBC, the BBC, and National Public Radio in the U.S., and as a journalist for The Globe and Mail and the National Post, among other publications. His novels include Terre Haute and A Visit Home. His latest book is Antigone Undone.