Magazine. Fiction. Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Hawai'i. Edited by Cathy Song and Donald Carreira Ching, Issue #115 of BAMBOO RIDGE, JOURNAL OF HAWAI'I LITERATURE AND ARTS is a memorable anthology of poetry and prose by thirty-three authors from diverse backgrounds. With a third of the writers new to the pages of BAMBOO RIDGE, the issue showcases both emerging writers and the work of established authors such as Sue Cowing, Cate Gable, Jim Harstad, Lanning C. Lee, Darrell H. Y. Lum, Wing Tek Lum, Christy Passion, Elmer Omar Bascos Pizo, Eric Paul Shaffer, John E. Simonds, Jean Yamasaki Toyama, and Mahealani Wendt. Cover art and an artist profile and portfolio feature Kai'ili Kaulukukui, whose paintings and murals promote Hawaiian values of land, ocean, and cultural preservation.
Cathy Song is the award-winning author of five poetry collections and co-editor of SISTER STEW: FICTION AND POETRY BY WOMEN and YOBO: KOREAN AMERICAN WRITING IN HAWAI'I.Donald Carreira Ching, who teaches at Leeward Community College, is the author of BETWEEN SKY AND SEA: A FAMILY'S STRUGGLE and co-editor of BAMBOO RIDGE Issue #110.Author City: HONOLULU, HI USA