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Community & Social

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
A Review of Wild Geese Sorrow by Jeffrey Thomas Leong
Banner image of covers of resource books
Texts to further an understanding of Black-Filipino connectons
Buffalo Soldiers - 24th Infantry
"Reflection, inquiry, a reimagining of the self, especially in relation to other folks — that is the beginning of love. And love is at the center of all justice."

Arts & Culture

"That somehow a name was the blade of your fate, held to your throat all your life."
Lauren Yee and Chay Yew
On the telling of a singular story, the best music no one has ever heard and the future of Asian American theater
A production shot of five members of a band, their arms raised and pointed to the sky
A look at the play's last performance before New York City's theaters went dark
A Conversation with K-Ming Chang
"Your mother catches you. Calls you yeppuh, beautiful, which startles you, and then she remarks that ramen will give you fat hips."

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

The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family will make you feel like your family is kind of boring.
Lindsay Wong - January 9, 2019
"I am sitting on the carpet of my childhood home, wondering if it is possible to miss someone I have never met."
Lorraine Chuen - January 6, 2019
Hyphen staff share some of their favorite Asian American movies, books, cultural moments, and more.
Karissa Chen - December 31, 2018
Grandpa drafted a blueprint for the treehouse when the cold shut us in and curved our bodies around steaming dinner dishes. 
Liana Fu - December 7, 2018
Wong Fu Production's latest short features the production company's first lead LGBTQ characters. We sat down with Alice Tsui, one of the lead actresses, and asked her a few questions.  
Kelley Still - December 6, 2018
APSC and Hyphen are seeking writing/editing mentors for contributors to APSC's second anthology of narratives from incarcerated/formerly incarcerated people.
Karissa Chen - December 3, 2018
A Review of Isako Isako by Mia Malhotra
Tamiko Beyer - November 29, 2018

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