photographer, video artist, surreal storytellerMeeting the Stranger’s World, Issue 12
Phan's gifts are considerable, and the novel is at its best in exposing the
dark underside of family relationships while simultaneously creating many
sympathetic, realistic characters.
happens when you try to go back to where you came from? Is it truly a
homecoming, or are you a stranger in a world that’s changed in your absence?
Gilvarry reels us into what at first seems like an absurdist, post-modern satire on the endless “war on terror.”
Lee explores and highlights several aspects of Koreans and Korean Americans that are never discussed outside of the confines of those cultures.
E.C. Myers' debut novel Fair Coin
is an instructive example of this attempt to bridge -- or perhaps simply
to transcend -- the gap between ethnic YA and speculative YA.
have a friend whose litmus test for relationships consists of one question:
“Does he know how special you are?”
a book can weave its way into your consciousness so deeply that the characters
and stories merge with you, mirroring back buried pieces of you, and expand
your thinking in unimaginable ways.
Growing up as a Chinese American and a voracious reader,
Grace Lin’s favorite children’s books never contained any characters that
looked like her.
In The Beautiful and the Damned, novelist and journalist Siddhartha
Deb attempts what might seem impossible at first -- to create, through the
stories of a few Indians, a portrait of the new India.
Birds do it. Bees do it. It's our hottest issue yet, featuring sizzling drag queen Raja Gemini on the cover.
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