Amatoritsero Ede is a Canadian internationally award-winning poet born in Nigeria. He has been an editor within the global trade book publishing industry and was the 2005-2006 PEN Canada Writer-in-Residence at Carleton University’s English Department, where he later received a Doctorate in English. He is a 2013 speaker at the prestigious Canada Seminar of Harvard University’s Weatherhead Center for International Affairs. His second Poetry collection, Globetrotter & Hitler's Children, was longlisted for the 2013 Nigerian Literature Prize. He appears in 11 poetry and 1 creative non-fiction anthologies in Germany, Canada Nigeria and the USA. His poetry has been translated into Romanian. He served as the INPUTS Writer-in-Residence at the University of Bremen, Germany in 2016 and is the Founder, Publisher and Managing Editor at Maple Tree Literary Supplement.