When my grandfather died / last spring I thought I’d move to California, convert / to Catholicism, kneel beside my halmoni at early Mass.

By Megan Kim
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Video

The poet and winner of the Reckless Books’ New Immigrant Writing Prize on supporting DRUM and the work of Guyanese poet Martin Carter

Marginalia

Featuring Tarfia Faizullah, Jenny Zhang, CAAAV, and more.

Video

The East Elmhurst-based poet and editor on Ada Limón’s “Instructions on Not Giving Up” and supporting Laal NYC

Video

The Khmer poet and musician brings us a special performance

Poetry

On the screen, an old man is dying in his bed. / The adults are talking / loudly, two feet away from each other. / From their voices, I can tell their hatred / for that old man, a thin blanket to his chin.

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.

Poetry

Older now, the sparrow God / gave my grandmother in place /of succulence.

Reportage

Philippine Dance Group Kinding Sindaw Is NYC’s Cultural Warfront Against Indigenous Erasure

Marginalia

Featuring Sujatha Gidla, Neel Mukherjee, and Gaiutra Bahadur

Fiction

Can you say Mommy’s name, sweetie? Can you do that for Mommy?

Essays

From the crop fields in the 1900s to modern-day hospitals, the history of Filipinos in the U.S. is a story of survival and resistance.

Interviews

“This book is labeled historical, but it is a reimagining. It is surreal.”

Poetry

In our home we brewed ginseng tea to battle unnamed / diseases. We held hands with health. I was never good at it, of course: / always too bitter, oversteeped. Always the universe mocking me / from the sidelines.

Essays

A chapter from Year of the Rabbit, a graphic novel memoir of one family’s life under the Khmer Rouge

Marginalia

Featuring activists and political organizers Diane C. Fujino, Fred Ho, Baba Herman Ferguson, Esperanza Martell, and Laura Whitehorn.

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha in conversation with Cyrée Jarelle Johnson

Video

The author of Starling Days on the hunger relief organization Feeding America and “100 Things About Writing a Novel”

Interviews

The author of Ghost Of on the importance of constraint, the page as a field, and facilitating findings among her students

Poetry

Perhaps for you a minefield’s / just a field, for you a mother tongue / is not some rune that breaks your mouth / and heart.

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.

Video

The poet and winner of the Reckless Books’ New Immigrant Writing Prize on supporting DRUM and the work of Guyanese poet Martin Carter

Essays

From the crop fields in the 1900s to modern-day hospitals, the history of Filipinos in the U.S. is a story of survival and resistance.

Marginalia

Featuring Tarfia Faizullah, Jenny Zhang, CAAAV, and more.

Interviews

“This book is labeled historical, but it is a reimagining. It is surreal.”

Video

The East Elmhurst-based poet and editor on Ada Limón’s “Instructions on Not Giving Up” and supporting Laal NYC

Poetry

In our home we brewed ginseng tea to battle unnamed / diseases. We held hands with health. I was never good at it, of course: / always too bitter, oversteeped. Always the universe mocking me / from the sidelines.

Video

The Khmer poet and musician brings us a special performance

Essays

A chapter from Year of the Rabbit, a graphic novel memoir of one family’s life under the Khmer Rouge

Poetry

On the screen, an old man is dying in his bed. / The adults are talking / loudly, two feet away from each other. / From their voices, I can tell their hatred / for that old man, a thin blanket to his chin.

Marginalia

Featuring activists and political organizers Diane C. Fujino, Fred Ho, Baba Herman Ferguson, Esperanza Martell, and Laura Whitehorn.

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha in conversation with Cyrée Jarelle Johnson

Poetry

Older now, the sparrow God / gave my grandmother in place /of succulence.

Video

The author of Starling Days on the hunger relief organization Feeding America and “100 Things About Writing a Novel”

Reportage

Philippine Dance Group Kinding Sindaw Is NYC’s Cultural Warfront Against Indigenous Erasure

Interviews

The author of Ghost Of on the importance of constraint, the page as a field, and facilitating findings among her students

Marginalia

Featuring Sujatha Gidla, Neel Mukherjee, and Gaiutra Bahadur

Poetry

Perhaps for you a minefield’s / just a field, for you a mother tongue / is not some rune that breaks your mouth / and heart.

Fiction

Can you say Mommy’s name, sweetie? Can you do that for Mommy?

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.