2024 Festival:
October 21–27

Fiona Tinwei Lam


FIONA TINWEI LAM is the 2022-2024 City of Vancouver Poet Laureate. She has authored three poetry collections and a children's book, and produced several award-winning poetry videos that have screened at festivals all over the world.  Shortlisted for the City of Vancouver Book Award and thrice selected for BC’s Poetry in Transit, her work appears in over 40 anthologies, including the Best Canadian Poetry series. A former lawyer, she has an MFA in creative writing from UBC.