Upcoming Events



To book my presentation/poetry readings/workshops, please email anna.yin@gmail.com
Upcoming events:
Sept 16, 2021: Celebrate the Moon Festival with Your Own Haiku – 這個中秋淺吟俳句
 Sept 30, 2021: East Meets West: Mirrors and Windows, online reading and interview at Aurora Library 
Oct 7: East Meets West: Mirrors and Windows reading (Thursday 1-2pm)
at World Poetry Café on CFRO 100.5FM (thanks host Dr. Sawer) 
Oct 29: East Meets West: Mirrors and Windows, online reading with Allan Briesmaster, Kate Marshall Flaherty, Richard Greene, katerilanthier katerilanthier
Nov 5, 5 poets break into song (Live)
Nov 9: Mirrors and Windows book launch reading at Art Bar Poetry Series
Jan 15, 2022: Mirrors and Windows USA poets reading
Mar 19, 2022: Through Mirrors and Windows, What Can Poetry Tell Us? (at Toronto Public Library Chinese Book Club)
2021 past events
Jan 11: Online video to share poetry and life journey to help others finding their passion and fulfil their dream (asked by The Flowering Mind Summit Founder)
Feb 3: Virtual Class Visit at Bowmore Road Jr & Sr. P.S
Feb 6: Talking about “Mirrors and Windows” (Guernica Editions, 2021) that aims East and West exchange projects
March 6, 3:00pm Anna Yin’s haiku workshop at The East and West Learning Club 
March 20, 3:00pm Anna Yin’s poetry editing workshop at The East and West Learning Club.
March 22: This is My Saga: from Software Engineer to Poet Laureate (English Department, Jahangirnagar University)
In April: three Virtual Class Visits at three schools for Poetry Alive workshops
May 14: George Elliott Clarke Presents:5 Poets Breaking Into Song (with Ayesha Chatterjee, Giovanna Riccio, Lisa Richter, Andrea, Anna Yin)
May 20: Demo how to do haiku workshop at Haiku Canada conference
July 17, East Meets West – On Poetry Translation  with Anna Yin at 湖畔学院 (HuPan School) 
 Contest judge for 2021 Brooklin Poetry Society’s 4th Annual Poetry Contest
2020 Major Events
2020, Nov 7: Virtual Class Visit  at Francis Libermann school (Toronto)  
 2020, Sept-Oct: Poetry In Translation/East Meets West series (4+1)
 2020, Sept 22: The Art Bar Poetry Reading series, Anna Yin & Frances Boyle.
2020, Aug 2, Anna Yin sharing poetry and publishing tips
2020 April 21, 2 Online workshops for Annette Street Public Library, Corpus Christi School (Mississauga) and Francis Libermann school (Toronto, revisiting)
2019 Events:  
       Poetry Alive workshop list
      Poetry Slam judge ( May 16 at St Joan of Arc Catholic Secondary School
      Poetry Readings ( On May 18, May 26, July 8 ,  Nov 9…)
      2019, Oct 17, Poets Laureate reading at Mississauga Library’s Glass Pavilion
      2019 Oct 16 :  at Mattamy Theatre-Poets Laureate on Social Justice (Milton Ontario) 
      2019 Sept 29:  poetry perform at a Chinese Poetry festival in Toronto
 2019, Oct 23, night reading at Aurora Public Library–Poets Laureate on Social Justice /  noon at  Whitchurch-Stouffville Public Library 
 Events in the past …  and more

Events in the past ( 2016, 2015, 2014)

Anna Yin’s Poet Laureate Journey (highlights from 2004 to 2015)