A Garden of Anchors: Selected Poems

Joy Kogawa is one of the most acclaimed and accomplished writers of Canada. She was born in Vancouver in 1935 and graduated from high school in Coaldale, Alberta, where her family was sent after World War 11. She is the winner of numerous awards, including the Books in Canada First Novel Award, the Canadian Authors Association Book of the Year Award, the Periodical Distributors of Canada, Best Paperback Fiction Award, and the Before Columbus Foundation's The American Book Award. Her work has been widely anthologised, reviewed internationally and is the subject of numerous academic articles.