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Community & Social

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
Matthew Salesses talks to Hyphen about his new book, Craft in the Real World
A Review of Saucy by Cynthia Kadohata and illustrated by Marianna Raskin
A Conversation with K-Ming Chang

Arts & Culture

"To carefully and nimbly navigate a precarious situation, you must contract yourself, first by folding your heart; a visceral self-sacrificing, if you will."
Poets Tiana Nobile and Muriel Leung talk about the journeys leading to their books, the power of Asian American mentorship, and poetry as a means for healing.  
"philly for the weekend" and "alternate reality in which i don't say goodbye to my grandmother over video chat"
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
"According to the odds, he should’ve busted. The odds were on our side. But then he turned over the next card."
A review of Anna Qu's Made in China

News & Politics

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.
To understand her story, we have to go back to the beginning of Asian immigration exclusion.

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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