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04/08

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Join Kaya Press for our AWP offsite reading, Sexy Motherf***er! As our promo images and the title suggest, this celebration of the creative spirit will be Prince-themed. The writers that our reading will feature include, but are not limited to, the following: Kazim Ali Chiwan Choi Quincy Scott Jones Van Khanna Lo Kwa Mei-en Rachel Mortiz Monica Ong Lilliam […]

04/01

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04/01

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Join Kaya Press and four Asian diasporic artists for Self/Split next Wednesday! Sam Chanse, Nicholas Wong, and D’Lo are authors of three forthcoming Kaya books, and Chiwan Choi will also be reading his poetry. The event will be at USC’s Ground Zero Performance Café on Wednesday, April 1 at 7 PM. Below is the event description on USC’s website: “Self/Split” […]

03/11

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03/11

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Join us on Wednesday, March 11 for a screening of Performing Girl, a documentary about Tamil Sri L.A.nkan-American performance artist D’Lo! The screening will be followed by a Q&A with D’Lo himself. Kaya Press will be publishing D’Lo’s D’FunQT in the near future. This event is brought to you by USC APASS, USC LGBT Resource Center, the DESI Project, and ourselves! […]

11/19

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11/19

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This Wednesday, November 19th, Kaya’s student group KSIP will be hosting their first annual pop-up bookstore with American Institute of Graphic Arts USC. Kick off your holiday shopping while supporting independent artists and writers at USC! Original works will be available for perusing and purchase. Come by to enjoy the creations of young local artists and go […]

12/04

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12/04

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Mark your calendars, because Amarnath Ravva will be in San Francisco again on December 4! He will be reading from his riveting experimental memoir American Canyon at The Poetry Center at SFSU. Don’t miss this chance to experience this unique union of image and text, and of myth and memory. Bay Area poet giovanni singleton will also be there reading her own poetry […]

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“The most consistent intelligent wide-ranging committed press I know – Kaya is an example of how to turn ‘small’ books into literary arrows that shoot straight and true into the heart of our culture and (of course) ourselves.”

— Junot Díaz