Marilyn Chin

Marilyn Chin was born in Hong Kong. She is the author of three previous poetry collections and a novel. Her work has appeared in The Norton Anthology of Contemporary PoetryThe Norton Anthology of Literature by Women, and Best American Poetry, among other publications. The winner of the PEN/Josephine Miles Literary Award, five Pushcart Prizes, fellowships from the United States Artists Foundation and the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, among other honors, she lives in San Diego.

Books by Marilyn Chin


Norton, 2023

Hard Love Province: Poems

W.W. Norton & Company, 2014

Rhapsody in Plain Yellow: Poems

W.W. Norton & Company, 2003