Announcing Our New Managing Editor: Eleni Zaptses

The New Quarterly is delighted to announce that our next managing editor of the esteemed Canadian Literary Magazine is Eleni Zaptses. Eleni Zaptses (she/her) is a writer and marketing professional who was born and raised on the traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishinaabe, and Haudenosaunee peoples in Waterloo, Ontario. Prior to joining TNQ, Eleni has worked for a Toronto-based tech start-up, various Waterloo-based businesses, and her local library while volunteering with The New Quarterly. You can learn more about Eleni by visiting her website


“I’m so excited to be joining the team,” Eleni said. “The New Quarterly has been a foundational resource in my own development as a reader and writer for many years. I’m humbled by, and appreciative of the opportunity to play a role in fostering a community that champions Canadian writers and writing while working alongside so many amazing people.”

We are so excited to have Eleni join our team.