Liana Cusmano has published short stories and poetry. Active on the spoken word circuits at McGill and Concordia universities, she has performed her writing on the radio and at literary events. She is the screenwriter of the short film La femme finale, which was screened at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. Fluent in English, French and Italian, she is studying English Cultural Studies and World Cinema at McGill University. She lives in Montreal.