Upcoming Events

Colonize This! Book Launch

Sayeeda Copeland, Sonia Guiñansaca, Jamilah King, Sandra Kumwong, Andrea L. Pino-Silva, Almas Sayeed, Taigi Smith, Amber Taylor, Daisy Hernández, Bushra Rehman

Join us for the book launch of the NEW edition of Colonize This! Young Women of Color on Today’s Feminism! The NEW edition of Colonize This! Young Women of Color on Today’s Feminism! is a protest to the current political regime in our country. It is a response to the deportations of immigrant families, to the relentless killing of black people by police officers, and to the media outlets that.. MORE

Fri, August 16, 2019 6:30pm
Asian American Writers Workshop
112 W 27th Street Suite 600
New York, NY 10001,
Past Events

Home Is....? An Open City Fellows Reading

Hannah Bae, Syma Mohammed, Maryam Mir, Astha Rajvanshi, Mohamad Saleh and Nora Salem

Join us for a special reading with the Open City Fellows. We’ll hear from Neighborhood Fellows Hannah Bae, Syma Mohammed, and Astha Rajvanshi, who have been documenting the pulse of metropolitan Asian America as it has being lived on the streets of New York right now; and our Muslim Communities fellows, Maryam Mir, Mohamad Saleh, and Nora Salem, who have been writing on the city's Muslim American and Arab American communities over the MORE

Thu, June 27, 2019 6:30pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop
112 W 27th Street Suite 600
New York, NY 10001

CRAFT TALK & READING: very peak summer solstice (vpss)

Jasmine Gibson, Fana Fraser, Sokunthary Svay, Annie Heath, Stephanie George, Jean Lee, & Benedict Nguyen

Join us for a very special event this summer solstice. Presented by ISSUE Project Room 2019 Suzanne Fiol Curatorial Fellow Benedict Nguyen, very peak summer solstice (vpss) features performer and performance maker Fana Fraser, poet Jasmine Gibson, dancer and choreographer Annie Heath, and poet Sokunthary Svay. This is their second program in soft bodies in hard places, a platform of trans-disciplinary events circling planetary events over 2019. very peak summer solstice MORE

Tue, June 18, 2019 6:30pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop
112 West 27th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10001

Searching for Sylvie Lee

Lisa Ko, Jean Kwok, and Marie Myung-Ok Lee

Join us for a special celebration of Jean Kwok’s new novel, Searching for Sylvie Lee, which follows how three women--two sisters and their mother--in a Chinese immigrant family react when the eldest daughter disappears. Julie Otsuka calls it “A heartbreaking, tumultuous ride of a novel that upends our expectations—about family loyalty, cultural identity and the very nature of love itself—at every twist and turn.” She’ll be joined by National Book MORE

Tue, June 11, 2019 6:30pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop
112 West 27th Street, 6th Floor
New York, New York 10001

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