“2016 was a groundbreaking year for many of our members in the Southeast Asian-American poetry community,” Worra told NBC News.
Here is a sampling:RELATED: Celebrating Asian-American Poets: Emerging Writers to ReadGhosts Still Walking by Do Nguyen Mai, Platypus PressDo Nguyen Mai is a Vietnamese-American poet and musician currently living in the Los Angeles area.
“Year Zero” is her debut poetry chapbook.
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“Fresno-based Mai Der Vang received the prestigious Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets.