Ardo Omer – Writer, FOLD Kids Coordinator and podcast host.
From book blogger to freelance writer, critic and editor, Ardo has written for the web for almost a decade. She now co-hosts the books and comics podcast, Put A Blurb On It, with her friend Yash Kesanakurthy. She’s an advisor at the Canada Comics Open Library and writes reviews for the Canadian Children’s Book News magazine.
Ardo has also written two short comics and is the Kids Coordinator at the Festival of Literary Diversity (FOLD).
Amy Mathers Teen Book Award, 2021 Jury Member [Canadian Children’s Book Centre]
Dwayne McDuffie Award for Kids Comics, 2018 Judge [Kids Read Comics/Ann Arbor Comic Arts Festival]
There is great Sci-Fi centred on Black, Indigenous and other people of colour [CBC’s Metro Morning interview]
February 2019 Events at Indigo [Press Release]
The Summer Series with Ardo Omer (Guest)
Ardo Omer (Guest)
Interview with Ardo Omer at Toronto Comics ‘Osgoode As Gold’ Anthology Launch Party
The Defenders, Season 1 (Guest)