Slingsby and Dixon was founded by Damian Tarnopolsky in Toronto in 2015. We write and edit all manner of documents, from personal websites to non-fiction books. We also offer editorial consulting, writing training, and research services. We have a special interest in academic research, the novel, and medical and legal writing.


Damian Tarnopolsky has almost two decades of experience as a writer, editor and critic. Previously an editor at Random House of Canada, his freelance projects include work for academic clients, fellow writers, and many well- known corporations, non-profit organizations, and publishers. He earned his Ph.D. in English Literature at the University of Toronto and holds degrees from Oxford University and the Humber School for Writers. He has taught writing and literature at the University of Toronto, Humber College, and Massey College, where he is the Barbara Moon/Ars Medica Editorial Fellow. His articles appear frequently in the Literary Review of CanadaPartisan, and elsewhere, and he is currently the Managing Editor of the Toronto Review of Books. His own books include the novel Goya's Dog and the collection Lanzmann and Other Stories.