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Community & Social

A Review of Nuclear Family by Joseph Han
Gish Jen's Thank You, Mr. Nixon (Knopf, Feb. 1, 2022) is abundant with insights on China-America issues from the ’70s to the present
Young Corky Lee
Those who knew Corky Lee offer tribute to and memories of the beloved photographer
A Review of The Many Meanings of Meilan
A Profile of James Mattson, Author of Reprieve, about the journey of four people through a full-contact haunt and the catastrophic result that ensues
A Q&A with Naomi Hirahara

Arts & Culture

A Review of Nuclear Family by Joseph Han
Q&A with Middle-Grade Author of The Gifted Clans Trilogy Graci Kim 
A Review of Elaine Hsieh Chou’s Disorientation  
A Q&A with the Author About Her Recent Novel
The Books section is debuting a new series, “Take 5,” that features five questions with Asian American authors whose books will be published in 2022. If you have a book that you would like to be considered for the series, you can submit it here.
"Its loose story was told in imagery. Dances, and blood, and grain. It was ritual, presented as theater."

News & Politics

Ten Taiwanese American thinkers, writers and journalists discuss representation, identity, coalition building and responsible media coverage that they hope to see
A resource list for the Asian American community to do our part in dismantling anti-Black racism.
From meal services to infosheets and masks, organizations are stepping up to help Koreatown's OG residents
A message and list of resources courtesy of our network organization, AACRE 
The roots of Indian America's conservative politics — and how other Indian diasporas may point to possible alternatives.
Lynn, Massachusetts is home to the third-largest Cambodian American population in the country. 28-year old Cinda Danh could become their first Asian American city councilor.
"I often wonder what King Kalākaua would think of today ... How would he understand the observatories, set to study the heavens at the cost of the gods?" Contributor Madelyn McKeague walks us through the history that led to today's fight to protect the sacred site.

More Recent Posts

"What mattered was not the truth of the words themselves but rather how they made you feel."
Daniel Kuo - April 28, 2021
Speaking with Michelle Zauner about her new memoir, Crying in H Mart
Willa Zhang - April 23, 2021
Four Gen Z artists, alumni of the National YoungArts Foundation, discuss their art and hopes for the future amid COVID-19 and anti-Asian hate. 
Danielle Shi - April 11, 2021
Cover of Speak Okinawa
A Q&A with Elizabeth Miki Brina, author of Speak, Okinawa 
Viviane Eng - March 13, 2021
Excerpt from Chapter 1 of Elizabeth Miki Brina's memoir, "Speak, Okinawa"
Elizabeth Miki Brina - February 28, 2021
Matthew Salesses talks to Hyphen about his new book, Craft in the Real World
Willa Zhang - January 22, 2021
When I am too tired to decipher my parents’ conversations in Filipino, I focus on how they speak. Intonations rising and falling like a tide. Enunciation everywhere, most syllables stressed. Voices raised even as they say something loving. They talk quickly, confident in their pronunciations of words that would trip up my tongue.
Isabella Peralta - January 7, 2021
Cover of THIS IS ONE WAY TO DANCE
Poet Ansley Moon interviews Sejal Shah about her new collection of essays, This Is One Way to Dance.
Ansley Moon - December 24, 2020

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