Markus Harwood-Jones

Markus Harwood-Jones

PhD Student

Gender Studies


Supervisor: Trish Salah
Research interests:  Trans Studies, Storytelling, Community-Based Research, Literature

Markus Harwood-Jones is an academic, visual artist, and author based in Toronto. He is the author of young adult novels including Confessions of a Teenage Drag KingWe ThreeJust Julian, and Romeo for Real. He has also self-published several short story collections, such as the Everything and All at Once zine series. Finally, Markus is the co-producer and documentarian of Mosaic: A Documentary & Dialogue, available for online streaming and on DVD. Markus currently holds a BA in Sociology, an MA in Gender Studies, and he is undertaking a PhD at Queen’s University. Learn more at