Preview/Review: The Vegetarian by POC Writer Han Kang

Specs of The Vegetarian by POC Writer Han Kang   188 pages Published by Hogarth, a Random House division, in 2007 Translated from the Korean to English Fiction, novel Summary of on The Vegetarian by POC Writer Han Kang A seemingly ordinary woman decides to turn vegetarian. Her simple choice affects her family members who … Continue reading Preview/Review: The Vegetarian by POC Writer Han Kang

Writer of Color: Angela Flournoy

Quick Facts on POC Writer Angela Flournoy Writes fiction, novel Graduated from Iowa Writer’s Workshop Taught by ZZ Packer Biography of POC Writer Angela Flournoy Angela Flournoy grew up in Southern California. She completed her undergraduate work at the University of Southern California. She then obtained her MFA from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop. During her … Continue reading Writer of Color: Angela Flournoy

Writer of Color: Khaled Hosseini

Quick Facts on POC Writer Khaled Hosseini Born March 4, 1965 in Kabul, Afghanistan Fiction, novelist Lives in San Francisco, California Biography of POC Writer Khaled Hosseini Khaled Hosseini was born in Kabul, Afghanistan on March 1965. Hosseini recounts a privileged childhood in Kabul. He spent his time reading Persian literature, poetry and translations of American … Continue reading Writer of Color: Khaled Hosseini

Preview/Review: The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by POC Writer Ayana Mathis

Specs on The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by POC Writer Ayana Mathis 299 pages Published by Vintage Books (Random House) Fiction, historical fiction Summary of The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by POC Writer Ayana Mathis At 15 years old, Hattie Shepherd has left Georgia for Philadelphia to make a new life. Just a few years later, … Continue reading Preview/Review: The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by POC Writer Ayana Mathis

Writer of Color: Balli Kaur Jaswal

Quick Facts on POC Writer Balli Kaur Jaswal Singaporean writer Well-traveled Writes novels, historical fiction, romance Biography of POC Writer Balli Kaur Jaswal Balli Kaur Jaswal is a Singaporean novelist living in Australia. As a child, her father’s work in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs kept her moving around. She spent time in Singapore, Australia, Japan and Istanbul. … Continue reading Writer of Color: Balli Kaur Jaswal