Jill Chan

Author's Bio

Jill Chan is the author of four collections of poetry: Early Work: Poems 2000-2007 (forthcoming); These Hands Are Not Ours (ESAW, 2009), winner of the Earl of Seacliff Poetry Prize; Becoming Someone Who Isn’t (ESAW, 2007); and The Smell of Oranges (ESAW, 2003). She is one of the poets featured in the New Zealand Poetry Sound Archive.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
In Our Own Words: A Generation Defining Itself
(MW Enterprises, 1999)
Journals: 
Blue Fifth Review, Denver Syntax, Eclectica, Mascara Literary Review, MiPOradio, Otoliths, Poetry Magazine.com , Poetry New Zealand, Southern Ocean Review, Stirring: A Literary Collection
Prizes Won: 
Earl of Seacliff Poetry Prize

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
No
Travels for readings: 
No
Identifies as: 
Other
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Manila
Raised in: 
Manila
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Last updated: Feb 15, 2011