Hyphen Magazine reviews 100 Chinese Silences

Yu’s 100 Chinese Silences is a vital voice among this chorus that is growing louder by the minute speaking, singing and shouting the new sound of what it means to be Asian in America...

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...

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...

Book Release Party: Les Figues & Futurepoem @ Off-Site AWP

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100 Chinese Silences named on Split This Rock list

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

Adam Tipps Weinstein wins 2014 NOS Book Contest

Adam Tipps Weinstein wins the 2014 NOS Book Contest as selected by Fanny Howe...