Stories by Amy Yang
Sometimes the boundless water that divides / us doesn’t really feel like such a long way.
"There were so many unknown elements as an international student. The weather was the only change that I could quantify."
If my parents visit Chicago again, I want to show them the sunrise on Lake Michigan. This is the life your hard work has given me, I would tell them. It is beautiful and full of light.
"The works consider the relationship between the technology of the state and the intimately private acts of the individual."
The women hail from different locations, different time periods, and different fields, but are united by their revolutionary spirit.
"I can rarely join in the rapid-fire conversations peppered with slang between other students from China, and rarely do I feel at home among them."