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May is officially designated as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, a time to celebrate Americans of Asian and Pacific heritage. Celebrate by reading poems by contemporary Asian American and Pacific American writers below. For more poems, audio, videos, essays, and books related to Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, visit our Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month page.
|2005||[state of emergency]||Barbara Jane Reyes|
|2015||Yolanda: A Typhoon||Sarah Gambito|
|2016||Yellow Rain||Mai Der Vang|
|2016||White Sands||Arthur Sze|
|2018||White Boy Time Machine: Override||Hieu Minh Nguyen|
|2017||Where the Sky Meets the Earth||W. Todd Kaneko|
|2013||When the Grandmother Dies||Fady Joudah|
|2018||Water in Love||Ed Bok Lee|