“How do you navigate a life in opposition to and in spite of systemic racism, with poetry?” —Angel Dominguez, author of Desgraciado
The translator of Migratory Birds and Permafrost shares how growing up between different languages and countries has led her to challenge conventional wisdom about the art of translation.
“Show up no matter what so your writing knows you are there.” —Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi, author of Savage Tongues
“I only write about the things that haunt me in some way.” —Katie Kitamura, author of Intimacies
This week’s installment of Ten Questions features Mariana Oliver and Julia Sanches, the author and the translator of Migratory Birds.
“There were so many revelations I could only have reached through the process of putting memories on paper.” —Elizabeth Miki Brina, author of Speak, Okinawa
The author of When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities embraces and develops a queer Asian American poetics.
The author of When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities traces his origins as a poet.
“I am never without pen and paper.” —Erica Hunt, author of Jump the Clock
“You may not see it, but I am always writing.” —Heid E. Erdrich, author of Little Big Bully