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Poetry Alive event or other event for Anna’s books or other fun events

Our Stories-co-creating cultural and artistic experiences

Tweet This project encourages participants to express and present their stories through poetic reflection and computer arts; creating a cultural awareness in the wider society.  It will have three parts. Each part is composed of several workshops with specific themes.  At … Continue reading

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2017 West Chester University Poetry Conference

Tweet               I had a great time at both 2016 and 2017 West Chester University Poetry Conference. It gave me a great opportunity to meet many fine poets. I was happy to translate some works by … Continue reading

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Thank you teachers for bringing Poets in Schools!

Tweet Another great time at Dolphin Public School (Mississauga), Agincourt Collegiate Institute (Toronto) and Francis Libermann School (Toronto) for Poetry Alive workshops.  Thank our wonderful teachers and librarians for bringing poets to schools. The above is a 2-minute video introduction to my Poetry … Continue reading

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Glad to host the 2017 Haiku Canada Conference at UTM

Tweet The 2017 Haiku Canada Weekend was successfully held at UTM (University of Toronto, Mississauga campus) May 19-21, 2017. More than 50 haiku poets from across Canada attended this event; there were also poets from Japan and the USA. Most of them have been writing … Continue reading

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More poetry Alive workshops for Poets In Schools program

Tweet   I conduct Poetry Alive workshops not only to teach poetry, but also to discover life lessons. On Feb 2, at Agincourt Collegiate, students and I engaged in the exercises: “Who am I?” and “The Trouble with…”. I want … Continue reading

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Poetry Night | Readings with Canadian Poets Laureate

Tweet Thank you all for this special night. It began with Youth Spoken Word Performance and followed by a round robin reading by four poets laureate: Marty Geivais (Windsor), John. B. Lee (Brantford), George Elliott Clarke (National) and Anna Yin (Mississauga). Chaired by … Continue reading

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