Shawn Conner is a journalist, teacher, digital publisher, and copywriter. As a journalist, he has written on a broad range of topics for publications such as Rolling Stone, the Globe & Mail, and USA Today. Teaching credentials include five years as a multi-platform journalism instructor at Simon Fraser University. He is also the founder, publisher, and brand manager of (est. 2008), an online Vancouver-based arts magazine.

Craft beer, pop culture, travel, and weird stuff at his parents’ house are favourite topics at his personal blog, His first non-fiction book, about the history and cultural impact of superhero movies, is due in the fall of 2018.

Courses taught include:
Freelance Writing in the Digital Age