Meghan Bell

Publisher, Room

Meghan Bell is the publisher of Room and, along with then-managing editor Rachel Thompson, led the magazine’s redesign, rebrand and website overhaul in 2014-2015. She spearheaded the anthology Making Room: Forty Years of Room Magazine (2017), and is overseeing the marketing and development for Growing Room, the magazine’s inaugural literary festival, which will take place in March 2017 in Vancouver. In November 2016, she curated Room’s online sexual assault awareness project No Comment. Meghan’s writing has appeared in print and online literary journals across Canada, and is forthcoming in The New Quarterly and Carousel. She is currently completing her MFA in Creative Writing at UBC.