Cha contributors in Mascara Literary Review

Mascara Literary Review‘s “New Worlds’ section of Issue 7 features poems by Cha contributors Ocean Vuong and Viki Holmes. Read Ocean’s “Arrival by Fire” and “If You Are a Refugee” here and Viki’s “aqueous” and “discoveries made collecting botanic samples” here.

  • Ocean Vuong’s poetry was published in issue #10 of Cha.
  • Viki Holmes’s poetry was published in issue#3 of Cha and her review of Gillian Sze’s Fish Bones was published in issue #8 of the journal.

Cha contributors in Lantern Review



Several Cha contributors have new creative works featured in the inaugural issue of Lantern Review (June, 2010). Read Ocean Vuong’s “The Touch“; Luisa A Igloria’s “To the Mad Scientist, from His Poet-Wife” and “Contingency“; and view Steve Wing’s photography “Door Shadow” and “Street Puddle Reflection“. There is also a book review of Sun Yung Shin’s Skirt Full of Black by Craig Santos Perez.
Lantern Review is co-edited by Iris A. Law.

Lantern Review aims to serve the literary community by providing a virtual space in which to promote and discuss the work of contemporary Asian American poets and artists. We seek to publish expertly crafted work in a variety of forms and aesthetics, including traditional and experimental pieces, hybrid forms, multimedia work, and new translations. We welcome pieces from anglophone writers of all ethnic backgrounds whose work has a vested interest in issues relevant to the Asian diaspora in North America, as well as work created collaboratively in a community context.

  • Ocean Vuong’s poetry has been published in issue #10 of Cha.
  • Luisa A. Igloria’s poetry was published in issue #2 and issue #8 ofCha.
  • Steve Wing’s photography was published in issue #7 of Cha.
  • Craig Santos Perez’s review has previously been published in issue #9 of Cha.
  • Iris A. Law’s poetry has been published in issue #7 of Cha.

Cha contributors in Asia Literary Review

Several Cha contributors have creative works published in the new issue of Asia Literary Review (Vol. 16, Summer 2010). Read O Thiam Chin’s “Grasshoppers“, “Turning a Blind Eye” and “Fireworks“; Steven Hirst’s “It’s All in the Silhouette“, Kristine Ong Muslim’s “Not Sleeping“; Ocean Vuong’s “The Photo” and “Ars Poetica“; and Kate Rogers’ “A Paper House” in the new issue.
  • O Thiam Chin’s fiction has been published in issue #8 of Cha.
  • Steven Hirst’s photography has been published in issue #11 of Cha.
  • Kristine Ong Muslim’s poetry has been published in issue #9 of Cha.
  • Ocean Vuong’s poetry has been published in issue #10 of Cha.
  • Kate Rogers’ poetry has been published in issue #9 of Cha.

CHA contributors in the debut issue of The Walnut Literary Review

The first issue of The Walnut Literary Review, a bimonthly online literary journal devoted to writings and the visual arts, is now launched. It features creative works by a number of Cha contributors. Visit the review’s website and read poems by Jee Leong Koh, Ocean Vuong and Yew Leong Lee (Yew Leong translates poems by Jing Siang Hai from Chinese to English) and short fiction by O Thiam Chin.
  • Jee Leong Koh’s poetry was published in issue#6 of Cha.
  • Ocean Vuong’s poetry was published in issue#10 of Cha.
  • Yew Leong Lee’s fiction was published in issue#6 of Cha.
  • O Thiam Chin’s short story “Pebbles”Β was published in Issue #8 of Cha.