Chan's poetry has featured in The Guardian, The New Statesman, The Telegraph, The White Review, and The Academy of American Poets. She came Second in the 2017 National Poetry Competition and won the 2018 Geoffrey Dearmer Prize. She was shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem in 2017 and 2019, and received an Eric Gregory Award in 2019. Her reviews have appeared in The Guardian, The Stinging Fly and Poetry London, with criticism published in The Journal of American Studies and The Journal of British and Irish Innovative Poetry. In Spring 2020, Chan served as guest co-editor with Will Harris at The Poetry Review.
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