Thousand Star Hotel: Poems by Bao Phi
From Coffee House Press:
POEMS FROM A FATHER, A REFUGEE, AN ACTIVIST RESISTING THE INVISIBILITY OF THE ASIAN AMERICAN URBAN POOR.
Thousand Star Hotel confronts the silence around racism, police brutality, and the invisibility of the Asian American urban poor.
This project made possible with special funding from the Fringe Foundation.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Bao Phi is a multiple-time Minnesota Grand Slam poetry champ and National Poetry Slam finalist who has been on HBO’s Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry and whose work was included in the Best American Poetry anthology of 2006. He is the author of Sông I Sing and is currently the program director of the Loft Literary Center.