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Author: Karen An-hwei Lee

Karen An-hwei Lee is the author of the poetry books PHYLA OF JOY (Tupelo 2012), ARDOR (Tupelo 2008) and In Medias Res (Sarabande 2004), winner of the Norma Farber First Book Award. Lee also wrote two chapbooks, God's One Hundred Promises (Swan Scythe 2002) and What the Sea Earns for a Living (Quaci Press 2014). A book of literary criticism, Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora: Literary Transnationalism and Translingual Migrations (Cambria 2013), was selected for the Cambria Sinophone World Series. She earned an M.F.A. from Brown University and a Ph.D. in English from the University of California, Berkeley. The recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Grant, Lee is a voting member of the National Book Critics Circle. She currently lives in San Diego.

Ardor
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Ardor

Tupelo Press

Poetry. Asian American Studies. ARDOR is a book-length poem comprised of lucid dreams, letters, and prayers with the sensual feminine awareness of C. D. Wright, the radiant spirituality of Fanny Howe, the playful erudition of Anne Carson, and the li...

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Phyla of Joy
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Phyla of Joy

Tupelo Press

Poetry. Asian American Studies. "Karen An-hwei Lee's third book is a beautiful and sustained meditation on the impermanence of humanity's essential components: memory, spirituality, emotion, thought.... Contemplative and linguistically sophisticated...

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Sonata in K
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Sonata in K

Ellipsis Press

Fiction. California Interest. Asian & Asian American Studies. Who is Kafka-san? Is he a digitally remastered hologram of the famous writer? Or a golem engineered from a finger-bone excavated from a grave in Prague? Or just your garden-variety flesh-...

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