the list.

books by asian diasporic writers [here]

book reviews.

3 books (krys lee, chinelo okparanta, miriam toews) [here]

a life lived to remember, to forget (yiyun li) [here]

about narratives (take heart) (garrard conley) [here]

disparate entities (patty yumi cottrell, ken liu) [here]

even good things come to an end (david chang, corey lee) [here]

gender traitor, mango eater (margaret atwood) [here]

here’s to lazy sundays (kamila shamsie) [here]

korean/kor-am lit i recommend (various) [here]

life is something you need to digest (helen oyeyemi) [here]

marilynne robinson [here]

matters of the heart (moshin hamid, barbara lynch) [here]

my year reading korean/kor-am lit (various) [here]

never lose the wonderment (jeff vandermeer) [here]

sarah waters [here]

solnit, stories, and autumn (rebecca solnit) [here]

the southern reach trilogy (jeff vandermeer) [here]

unruly bodies, unruly lives (roxane gay) [here]

what about these things we see (patricia highsmith) [here]

within a forest dark (nicole krauss) [here]


resisting the cheeto administration:

(01) cristina henríquez, the book of unknown americans [here]

(02) viet thanh nguyen, the refugees [here]

(03) ronni lundy, victuals [here]

(04) a case for reading (annabelle kim, tiger pelt; hildi kang, under the black umbrella) [here]

(05) hwang jung-eun, one hundred shadows; han yujoo, the impossible fairy tale; bandi, the accusation [here]

2016 reading the accusation:

introduction [here]

zero [here]

one [here]