Articles tagged AAWW TV
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AAWW TV: Personal In The Political

By AAWW | February 16, 2018 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Hala Alyan, Hayan Charara and Marwa Helal explore the boundaries between personal and political, as well as what a home looks like amidst conditions of war and displacement.

AAWW TV: Race, Music, Ghost Stories

By AAWW | February 1, 2018 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Margo Jefferson, Hari Kunzru, and Kevin Nguyen talk cultural appropriation, how race haunts America, and pop music’s complicated legacies.

AAWW TV: Stubborn Dirty Snow

By AAWW | January 25, 2018 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Can Xue, the foremost—and coolest—writer of the Chinese avant-garde makes a rare appearance in New York alongside Porochista Khakpour.

AAWW TV: The Poetics of Haunting

By AAWW | January 11, 2018 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Poets Jane Wong, Carlina Duan, Christine Shan Shan Hou, and Muriel Leung explore the ways histories impact the work of Asian American writing across time and space.

AAWW TV: Muslim Cool

By AAWW | December 14, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Su’ad Abdul Khabeer, Zain Alam, Yunique A. Saafir, and Muna Mire investigate the ways young Muslims fight state power.

AAWW TV: Refugee Requiem

By AAWW | November 30, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Patrick Rosal, Bao Phi, and Sokunthary Svay confront nationalist mythology with lyrical odes to the America we struggle against, and the one being built through struggle.

AAWW TV: Data, Poetry, Trauma

By AAWW | November 16, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Paisley Rekdal, Yanyi and Soyoung Yoon bring together nonfiction, brain science, trauma theory, poetry, and data visualization together to explore intergenerational trauma.

AAWW TV: Tourism in Literature

By AAWW | October 26, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Is it possible to write about travel while decolonizing the narrative?

AAWW TV: Marriage, Plotted

By AAWW | October 5, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Danzy Senna and Katie Kitamura take on marriage and use it to hold a mirror to our turbulent emotional realities in their new novels.

AAWW TV: Character & Invention in the Short Story

By AAWW | August 31, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Akhil Sharma and Kanishk Tharoor speak with Meera Nair about their celebrated short story collections.

AAWWTV: I Can’t Go On, I’ll Go On

By AAWW | August 24, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Patty Yumi Cottrell, Eugene Lim and Anelise Chen take on the life-killing forces of capitalism, the political status quo, and suicide in their new novels.

AAWW TV: Migrant Father Fragment

By AAWW | August 17, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Writers Q.M. Zhang and lê th? di?m thúy speak with Hua Hsu about their fragmented, hybrid works that explore themes of immigration, grief, and fatherhood.

AAWW TV: Family vs. Immigration

By AAWW | August 10, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Novelist Shanthi Sekaran speaks with Race Forward’s Rinku Sen and Kavita Das about how our immigration system threatens families of color

AAWW TV: Microagressions (& Other Poems)

By AAWW | November 17, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Poets Claudia Rankine and Hoa Nguyen speak with Rigoberto Gonzalez about the urgent need for poetry as a force for political change.

AAWW TV: Process Talk I

By AAWW | October 27, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Writers Jaswinder Bolina, Ching-In Chen, Bich Minh Nguyen and Timothy Yu reflect on their writing processes

AAWW TV: Archive Seance with M. NourbeSe Philip and Phinder Dulai

By | June 23, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

From the slave ship Zong to the Japanese steamship Komagata Maru, two experimental poets draw on legal papers and ship records as they raise spirits from the sea

AAWW TV: Poetry & Politics

By AAWW | June 16, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Poets Monica Sok, Aimee Suzara, and David Mura explore their political landscapes through poems on the Khmer Rouge, the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair, family, and antiblackness.

AAWW TV: Remixing Guantanamo Bay

By AAWW | March 23, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Poet Philip Metres talks about why he chose to create an opera from a redacted history of torture

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