Voices of Color

Dividing in hopes of conquering

October 2018

From 2018, an article that provides background and context for the Supreme Court’s shameful recent ruling on affirmative action.

Stealing Moments for Poetry

Summer/Autumn 1998

Nellie Wong is a citizen of the world. An off-hand comment by her boss, a skin irritation, a homeless person on the street, the smell of food cooking or tanks in Tiananmen Square . . . all these scenes from working class life are her inspirations. Her work is complex, evocative and rich with imagery.