Deanna Young is the author of four books of poetry. House Dreams (2014) was shortlisted for several awards, including the Trillium Book Award for Poetry and the Ottawa Book Award. Reunion (2018) was shortlisted for the Pat Lowther Memorial Award and the Archibald Lampman Award. Originally from southwestern Ontario, she lives in Ottawa where she works as an editor and teaches poetry privately. In 2019 she was named Ottawa's English Poet Laureate for a two-year term. [Photo by Alice Young]

Previously Appeared

Saturday Nov 16 2019 • 1:00 PM Eastern

Panel: What Is a Poet Laureate?
Library and Archives Canada

Friday Nov 15 2019 • 7:00 PM Eastern

Opening Reading
Library and Archives Canada

Saturday Mar 23 2019 • 7:00 PM Eastern

Poet Laureate Inauguration
City Hall