(John W. MacDonald, www.johnwmacdonald.com)
Roy Miki: Tracing the Lines Symposium
Beginning with a reading by Roy Miki on Wednesday evening, the event consisted of three evening events (May 28, 29, and 31st) and two days of creative/critical panels and presentations addressing the reach of Miki’s work and its literary and social contexts. Topics included contemporary poetics; politics of the imagination; the role of the public intellectual; asiancy; editorial activism; and the history, politics and art of redress.
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