Peyton Thomas is an author and journalist based in Toronto. His debut novel, Both Sides Now, will be published on August 24, 2021 by Dial Books and Penguin Teen Canada. It is available for pre-order now.
Peyton's writing has appeared in Vanity Fair, Billboard, and Pitchfork, among other publications. He was a 2016 Lambda Literary Fellow and a 2014 recipient of the Norma Epstein Foundation Award in Creative Writing. He graduated from the University of Toronto in 2015, majoring in political science and sexual diversity studies.
"Still Tears Left to Cry" for Billboard
Album Reviews for Pitchfork
U2's "Zooropa" for Pitchfork's Sunday Review
Soccer Mommy's "color theory" for Pitchfork's Best Albums of 2020
Denzel Curry's "ZUU" for Pitchfork's Best Albums of 2019
Sleater-Kinney's "Hurry on Home" for Pitchfork's Best Songs of 2019
"What Will It Take to Get a Gay Character in Star Wars?" for Vanity Fair
"Ordinary Person, Wild Radical" for the Atavist
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