52 years since it was first published, the groundbreaking novel No-No Boy has been reissued by Penguin Classics. The new edition features an introduction by Karen Tei Yamashita.
Diversity in publishing, the lost history of comfort women, and Karen Tei Yamashita on her family history.
Asian American cyborg poetry, a rewriting of the historical legacies of the Vietnam War, reissues of Karen Tei Yamashita’s groundbreaking novels, and more from Asian diasporic writers this month.
Karen Tei Yamashita’s novel of a dystopic ’90s L.A. tangles with both disasters and distractions.