Maureen Hynes lives in Toronto. Her first book of poetry, Rough Skin (Wolsak and Wynn, 1995), won the League of Canadian Poets’ Gerald Lampert Award for best first book of poetry by a Canadian. Her second collection, Harm’s Way (Brick Books, 2001), was followed by Marrow, Willow (Pedlar Press, 2011) and then The Poison Colour (Pedlar Press, 2015), which was a finalist for both the League of Canadian Poets’ Pat Lowther Award and Raymond Souster Award. She is poetry editor for Our Times magazine. Sotto Voce is Maureen’s fifth poetry collection.

Events Maureen Hynes was involved in

  • Toronto Lit Up: Sotto Voce

    Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:00 PM

    Maureen Hynes is releasing her poetry collection, Sotto Voce, and will be celebrating its publication with a Toronto Lit Up book launch!


  • Sound & Verse

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 8:00 PM

    Celebrated poets Phil Hall, Maureen Hynes, Sylvia Legris and Mark Wagenaar read from their new collections.