Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang

Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang

Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang is the author of the poetry books Status Update (2013), nominated for the Pat Lowther Award, and Sweet Devilry (2011), winner of the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award. She is featured in Best of the Best Canadian Poetry and is the editor of the anthology Desperately Seeking Susans. She has also published a number of children’s books.

Listen, Describe, Produce, Collide: New Generative Approaches to the Poetry Workshop

Market Tent B

“Old Faithful,” a.k.a. the traditional workshop model, is the foundation for our creative writing pedagogy, but has it evolved to meet the needs of all participants? The four poet-teachers on this panel will share and demonstrate alternatives to the traditional workshop. Sarah Yi-Mei Tsang introduces new modes of listening; Sheryda Warrener emphasizes poetic attention; Ian […]

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