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Anna Yin

Anna Yin is the author of six books of poetry including new collection Seven Nights with the Chinese Zodiac by Black Moss Press and Wings Toward Sunlight and Inhaling the Silence by Mosaic Press.

She is Mississauga’s Inaugural Poet Laureate and Ontario representative for the League of Canadian Poets, been featured on CBC radio and has read her poetry on Parliament Hill.

She is the recipient of several awards including the Ted Plantos Memorial Award, two MARTY Literary Arts Awards and the Chinese Professionals Association of Canada Professional Achievement Award.

Her poem Still Life was part of the Poetry in Transit project featured on buses across Canada in 2013.

Anna has actively promoted poetry and hosted many workshops in Mississauga and across Ontario. She currently hosts a new ongoing Haiku/Postcard Poetry project for Mississauga.

For more details, please check her website: