Elisha May Rubacha
Elisha May Rubacha is the editor and designer of bird, buried press and has done live bookmaking installations for the Precarious Festival, Evans Contemporary, KEYBOARDS! and Fluff Stories. She was a 2018 finalist for Peterborough's Outstanding Emerging Artist Award and shortlisted for the PRISM International Creative Non-fiction Contest (2016). Her work has been published by Apt. 9 Press, Electric City Magazine, Puddles of Sky Press, and Bywords, among others, with a publication from Exile forthcoming. She is currently working on a poetry manuscript inspired by Roberta Bondar, and a stage play that received support through the Alternating Currents program in 2017, and Theatre Trent in 2018. By day, Elisha is the Knowledge Transfer Specialist at Nourish, a local community food initiative.