Vina Orden is a writer, artist, and immigrants’ rights and social justice advocate. She was a writer and cast member of the 2019 production of “Raised Pinay,” and her writing may be found on hyffeinated, an online publication exploring the personal as political, specifically the experience of hyphenated American identities. She is the co-host, along with Tamara Crawford, of The Lift Up, a monthly transatlantic conversation about books, writing, identity, and representation. She also is a member of the We Make America artist/activist collective. Most recently, Vina and her mother, Gloria Cacho Orden (of the Philippines-based collective Baguio Group of Artists), were featured in the exhibition, “Fil-Am Road,” at Karenderya in Nyack, NY.