Books & Literature

"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
A Review of The Incendiaries by R.O. Kwon
Joyce Chen
November 18, 2018
A Review of The Accusation
Sean Sumi
May 2, 2018
Four emerging writers speak about their work, who inspires them, the rituals they follow and what excites them about Asian American literature.
Karissa Chen
April 13, 2018
A Review of The Charm Buyers by Lillian Howan
Roy Kamada
March 4, 2018
Cover of BANGKOK WAKES TO RAIN
An excerpt from BANGKOK WAKES TO RAIN, a beautifully inventive debut novel that bends time and place in Thailand's capital.
Pitchaya Sudbanthad
February 11, 2019
A Q&A With Alexander Chee
Jimin Han
February 2, 2019
An Interview with Chaya Bhuvaneswar
Leland Cheuk
January 26, 2019
David Mura discusses his new book and how writers of color can avoid the pitfalls of self-exotification.
Zahir Janmohamed
January 17, 2019
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
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
A Review of Isako Isako by Mia Malhotra
Tamiko Beyer
November 29, 2018

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