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Poem: “Follow Him” By Jenny Zhang

“it happened to me: / I dated a white anarchist / who made me do all the dishes / while he crowdfunded his trip to Rojava”

Jenny Zhang • 2 years ago

They Pretend To Be Us While Pretending We Don't Exist

White poet Michael Derrick Hudson's use of the Chinese pen name Yi-Fen Chou was an act of yellowface that is part of a long tradition of white voices drowning out those of color in the literary world.

Jenny Zhang • 4 years ago