Tanya Evanson

British Columbia

Tanya Evanson is a poet and performer. She has self-published six books of poetry, recorded three spoken word albums and has been performing around the world for more than a decade. Her work is featured internationally in audio, video and print, most recently in The Great Black North: Contemporary African Canadian Poetry. She is the director of Mother Tongue Media arts productions and the Banff Centre Spoken Word Program.