Common House Magazine



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We are Common House, the University of Ottawa’s online literary magazine. We publish fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, visual art, and multimedia art from both uOttawa students and members of the broader community.

Leyla Abdolell

Managing Editor
Jillian Clasky

Social Media Manager
Lia Bosquet

Editorial Assistants
Hayley Apted
Ian Soutar
Youssef Wasef

Web Developer
Elizabeth Primeau

Web Designer
Salem Paige

Common House Magazine