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Boston Review reviews 100 Chinese Silences

At times, the irony can become difficult to decipher. Indeed, his poems hold multiple meanings, opening a much-needed conversation about how Asian American voices are simultaneously appropriated and silenced....

Cordite Poetry Review reviews 100 Chinese Silences

Yu’s 100 Chinese Silences is committed, thorough and relentless, and delivers a clear message...

Galatea Resurrects reviews 100 Chinese Silences

The intent here seems clear enough: Timothy Yu is sick of the orientalist uses made of Chinese culture and its poetry by ‘western’ poets and others that instrumentally enable their own poetries...

Asymptote reviews Antígona González

Both an epic poem and an annotated bibliography of Latin American Antígonas, Antígona González is a work of documentary excess and heartbreaking silence...

Les Figues books are bestsellers at SPD

100 Chinese Silences and Some Versions of the Ice are bestsellers at SPD...

Foreword Reviews reviews 100 Chinese Silences

Timothy Yu set off on a one-hundred poem crusade to heap ridicule and brilliant insight at Ezra Pound, Gary Snyder, Billy Collins, and other purveyors of Far East falsities...

The Volta reviews Leave Your Body Behind

Coming to the book with expectations of gendered writing will frustrate some readers, unless...

New Pages reviews Some Versions of the Ice

we can never be fully certain what exactly is true and what is false...

Redell Olsen’s Film Poems reviewed at Kvallsposten

Ett annat grepp är fragmentiseringen....

Charybdis 27 mentions Victor and Place

Bien que d'un abord délicat, « Dora et Flora : analyse d'un moment...

TrenchArt Monographs named on Best of 2015: Non-Fiction Books

Thanks Entropy!...

100 Chinese Silences named on Split This Rock list

We are thrilled to put a spotlight on some gems...