Marilyn Chin (陈美玲) (born 1955) is an American poet.
She grew up in Portland, Oregon, after her family immigrated from Hong Kong. She received an M.F.A. from the University of Iowa. 
Her awards include two National Endowment for the Arts grants, the Stegner Fellowship, the PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Literary Award, four Pushcart Prizes, and a Fulbright Fellowship.
Her poetry focuses on social issues, especially those related to Asian American feminism and bi-cultural identity.  She currently teaches in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at San Diego State University.
Selected bibliography 
- Edited Anthologies
- Victoria M. Chang, ed. (2004). "Forward". Asian American Poetry: The Next Generation. Urbana-Champaign: University of Illinois Press. ISBN 9780252071744.
- Dissident Song: A Contemporary Asian Anthology. Ed. Ken Weisner, Marilyn Chin, David Wong Louie. Quarry West, 1991
- Qing, Ai. The Selected Poems of Ai Qing. Trans. Marilyn Chin and Eugene Eoyang. 1985.
- Yoshimasu, Gozo. Devil’s Wind: A Thousand Steps or More. Trans. Marilyn Chin. Oakland University Press, 1980.
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