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Thousand Star Hotel

by Bao Phi

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Thousand Star Hotel confronts the silence around racism, police brutality and the invisibility of the Asian-American urban poor through poetry.

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Bao Phi hopes his poetry book Thousand Star Hotel and his children's book A Different Pond can fill the hole in Asian-American literature that he saw when he was a kid. Anna Min/Courtesy of Capstone Publishing hide caption

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The Poet Bao Phi, On Creating A 'Guidebook' For Young Asian-Americans

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