kaya publishes books of the asian pacific diaspora



Join Kaya Press in a unique opportunity to celebrate legendary filmmaker Kaneto Shindo with a rare 35 mm screening of Naked Island, followed by a Q&A with Benicio Del Toro and Jiro Shindo, the director’s son. In Fall 2013, Kaya will publish Life is Work: The Art of Directing, Screenwriting, and Living Life Without Regrets, […]


“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