Thousand Star HoteleBook - 2017
Thousand Star Hotel confronts the silence around racism, police brutality, and the invisibility of the Asian American urban poor.From with thanks to Sahra Nguyen for the refugee style slogan":They give the kids candy to bet.My daughter loses the first four rounds,she's a quiet wire as they take her candy away, piece by piece.When she finally wins, I ask if she wants to play again.No! she shouts, grabbing her candy, I want to go home!True refugee style:take everything you got and run with it.Bao Phi is a National Poetry Slam finalist.
Publisher: LaVergne : Coffee House Press, 2017
Branch Call Number: EBOOK OVERDRIVE
Characteristics: 1 online resource
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