Anna Yin is Mississauga’s Inaugural Poet Laureate and the Ontario representative to the League of Canadian Poets. She has six poetry books. She has won the 2005 Ted Plantos Memorial Award, two MARTY Awards and the 2013 Professional Achievement Award from CPAC, as well as two scholarships for West Chester Poetry Conference (2016/2017). Anna was a finalist for Canada’s Top 25 Canadian Immigrants Award in 2011 and 2012. Her poetry has appeared in many magazines including: Arc Poetry, New York Times, China Daily, World Journal, Room, and Indiana Review. She teaches Poetry Alive at schools, colleges and libraries. To learn more about Anna Yin and her poetry visit her website:

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