Alongside her literary career, Berktay is a staunch advocate for women’s and Kurdish rights. Initially sentenced in 2011 on terrorism charges after attending conferences on behalf of a pro-Kurdish…More
As we close out #APAHM, @KayaPress author Rajiv @rajivmohabir (who also received the PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant) curated this reading list featuring books from the Asian Americas, inviting us to reexamine “Asian American” as a complicated category: https://bit.ly/3gy0vOh.
"I turned to cooking, as many have, first to stockpile, then as distraction, then as comfort—which brought me back to Nani’s murbo recipe," says editor Pooja Makhjiani. Check out Pooja's raw mango murbo recipe as part of this week's Writers Who Cook: https://bit.ly/2yJTMjj.