"Asian American Visibility & SciFi: Reimagining Visions of the Future"
From Terri Sutton
The Department of English presented writers Franny Choi, Bao Phi, Margaret Rhee, and moderator May Lee-Yang discussing how Asian Americans have been/are represented in visions of the future, including how they are depicting themselves. Event took place online 3:30 pm November 15, 2021. Choi is the author of poetry collections Soft Science and Floating, Brilliant, Gone. Phi has published two poetry collections (Sông I Sing and Thousand Star Hotel) and three children’s books. Rhee is the author of the poetry collection Love, Robot. English BA and MFA alum Lee-Yang's theater-based works include The Korean Drama Addict’s Guide to Losing Your Virginity and Confessions of a Lazy Hmong Woman.