Weyman Chan

Weyman Chan was born in Calgary, Alberta in 1963, to immigrant parents from China. He has published poems and short stories in a wide variety of literary journals and anthologies. He won the 2002 National Magazine Awards silver prize for his poem "At work, and the 2003 Alberta Book Award for his first book of poetry, "Before a Blue Sky Moon." His second book, "Noise From the Laundry" (Talonbooks), was nominated for the 2008 Governor General's Award for Poetry.