May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, a month that celebrates people in the United States with heritage from anywhere in the Asian continent or the Pacific islands of Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. Obviously, that’s a huge geographic area to represent, but here are six books by Asian/Pacific American authors to get you started that you should read now. Or any time of the year, really. They’re that good. 1. The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen Image Via Fourth & Sycamore This book actually won the Asian/Pacific American Award for literature as well as the Pulitzer in 2016. The narrator is a half-French, half-Vietnamese army …
The best way to understand people is by reading so celebrate AAPI Heritage Month by centering the talent of these 9 Asian American and Pacific Islander poets.
As the month draws to a close, we are honoring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders that speak on family, diaspora, and more through their works.
May marks the start of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. We’re celebrating this month by sharing some of the most influential and remarkable memoirs by Asian American and Pacific Islander American authors.
May is Asain/Pacific Islander Heritage month! Here’s five books that represent Asian/Pacific characters and authors!