Deanna Young named Ottawa’s English Poet Laureate 2019-2021


Reunion shortlisted for the 2019 Archibald Lampman Award

Reunion shortlisted for the 2019 Pat Lowther Memorial Award

Quarrelling With Ghosts – Canadian Literature (March 29, 2019)

Canadian poets’ new collections offer razor-sharp thoughts on existence, danger and carving out a life – Toronto Star (Jan. 11, 2019)

Reunion among 49th Shelf’s most anticpated fall 2018 poetry titles

House Dreams

House Dreams on the long shortlist for the 2015 ReLit Award for poetry

House Dreams nominated for 2015 Ottawa Book Award

House Dreams nominated for 2015 Archibald Lampman Award

House Dreams nominated for 2015 Trillium Book Award for Poetry

House Dreams by Deanna Young – Vivian Hansen, Freefall Magazine, Winter 2016

House Dreams: Love and fear and the unsettling quiet…PRISM international, April 24, 2015

Time Falls on its Knees: Deanna Young’s House DreamsArc Poetry Magazine, September 2015

Poetry Week: House Dreams’ journey of self-discovery – Apt613, March 2015

Todays’ Book of Poetry: House Dreams – December 2014


A Title Should Be a “Dream in Which the Work Lives” – Open Book, February 2019

Deanna Young, House Dreams (Brick Books): 2015 Trillium Book Award for Poetry – June 2015

Firelight Interview Series: Deanna Young – December 2014

The WAR Series: Writers As Readers, with Deanna Young – Open Book, October 2014

Poets in Profile: Deanna Young – Open Book, February 2012

12 or 20 questions with Deanna Young – robmclennan blogspot, March 2012