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Joan Acosta

Joan Acosta is admired for her commitment, generosity, and hard work. Her contributions include establishing and writing the Westcoast Reader, Best of The Reader, the BC Newcomers’ Guide, and the Coast to Coast Readers. Joan is an active TEAL supporter, currently with TEAL’s Refugee Project. Joan is a member of the Order of British Columbia and Faculty Emerita at Capilano University.