We are thrilled to announce the winner of this year’s Chapbook Award! Please join us in congratulating Scott Cecchin for House. Cecchin’s chapbook will be no. 35 in the Vallum Chapbook Series to be released this fall. The chapbook series includes George Elliott Clarke’s War Canticles, which came out earlier this year; Heather White’s DES MONSTERAS, the 2021 Chapbook Award Winner; bpNichol chapbook award winner, Matthew James Weigel; and works by Erín Moure, Sina Queyras, Alexei Perry-Cox, and more.



Scott Cecchin (pronounced “ch-keen”) is a queer poet living on Traditional Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg Territory, in Nogojiwanong/Peterborough, ON. Currently, he teaches Communications to college students. His first chapbook, “Dusk at Table” (2020), was published by O. Underworld! Press in Havelock, ON.