Teva Harrison

Teva Harrison, photo by David Leonard

Teva Harrison, photo by David Leonard

 
 

TEVA HARRISON is an artist, writer and cartoonist. 

She is the author of the bestselling, critically-acclaimed hybrid graphic memoir, In-Between Days, published by House of Anansi Press. The book was shortlisted for the Governor General's Literary Award for Non-Fiction.

Teva is a Canadian Magazine Award finalist whose writing or comics has appeared in The Walrus, Quill & QuireHuffington Post, Carte Blanche, The Humber Literary Review, and The Globe and Mail, and more. She has commented many times on CBC Radio, in the Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail, and has appeared on Canada AMThe Agenda with Steve Paikin, Space TV's InnerSpace, The Morning Show, in Maclean's, Chatelaine, Rabble, and Quill & Quire

In-Between Days and Teva's adult colouring book The Joyful Living Colouring Book are available in stores across Canada and the United States, and can be ordered directly from House of Anansi's website, today. 

Teva was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer at age 37. Health organizations regularly invite Teva to speak publicly on behalf of the metastatic cancer community. She also speaks on creativity and leads workshops on telling life stories.

Born and raised in rural Oregon, Teva currently lives in Toronto with her beloved husband.