Ann Y.K. Choi
Ann Y.K. Choi’s novel, Kay’s Lucky Coin Variety, was a Toronto Book Awards finalist and one of CBC Books 12 Best Canadian Debut Novels of 2016. Her poetry, short stories, and essays often explore issues around cultural and social identity, and the need to promote diverse literary voices. She serves on the program advisory committee for gritLIT, the city of Hamilton’s literary festival, and manages The Authors Book Club, an online initiative she co-founded to connect authors with readers in Canada. She lives in Toronto.