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Denise Balkissoon
Former Staff
Columnist
Toronto, Canada

Denise Balkissoon was a weekly Opinion columnist for The Globe and Mail. She also contributed to the Toronto section and other Globe projects.

She previously hosted Colour Code, the Globe’s award-winning podcast series about race in Canada. Prior to coming to the Globe in 2015, she was a longtime freelancer who worked with publications including Toronto Life and The Grid, and a co-founder of the online magazine The Ethnic Aisle.

Honours & Awards

National Magazine Award, 2012 (Gold)

National Magazine Award, 2011 (Gold)

National Magazine Award, 2002 (Silver)

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