Hyphen magazine - Asian American arts, culture, and politics


As part of our celebration of National Poetry Month, we offer you a second dose of Asian American poetry: "She Will Never" by Wing Tek Lum.

Wing Tek Lum | Fri, Apr 18th- 10:20am | Literature, Poetry, Wing Tek Lum, Books Section, Culture, History, Hyphen Events

What can we do to help improve the lives of the millions of “invisible” AAPI elderly in the U.S.?

Jenny Lee | Tue, Apr 15th- 10:44am | AAPI elderly, Community, Culture, Diaspora, Health & Environment, Immigration, Race, Social Issues, Social Justice

New Hyphen contributor Rachel Rostad reviews poet Hieu Minh Nguyen's debut collection, This Way to the Sugar.

Rachel Rostad | Fri, Apr 4th- 10:30am | Poetry, Books Section, Culture, Reviews

Meera Menon's Farah Goes Bang explores culture, sex, and political activism among road-tripping presidential campaign volunteers. 

So Yun Um | Wed, Mar 26th- 7:34am | Business, Culture, Film, Film Festivals, Gender, Media, Race, Reviews, Sex, Social Issues

In Family Ingredients, chefs Ed Kenney and Alan Wong introduce viewers to the origins of multiethnic Hawai'ian cuisine.

Jeeae Chang | Wed, Mar 26th- 7:34am | Business, Culture, Film, Film Festivals, Food

What might be gained -- and lost -- in taking a Western name?

Chloe Kim | Tue, Feb 25th- 10:27am | Culture

If language has cultural significance, it's significant what our culture says about language.

Arvin Temkar | Mon, Mar 3rd- 10:52am | Cebuano, Coca-Cola, Coke Commerical, Philippines, Culture, Essay

Above all, Arthur Chu is genuine – keenly self-aware and honest about himself. And guess what – he’s won over $100,000 on Jeopardy, suckas!

Abigail Licad | Thu, Mar 13th- 10:39am | Arthur Chu, Game Theory, Jeopardy, Culture

The complicated American-ness of the Chinese buffet restaurant.

Jenny Lee | Tue, Jan 21st- 1:44pm | Chinese buffets, labor, Community, Culture, Diaspora, Food, Immigration, Social Issues

"What I learned from Mandela was that hatred and resentment only poison your own mind, not your enemy’s."

Sonny Le | Thu, Feb 6th- 2:42pm | Community, Culture, Diaspora, Social Justice

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