See current essays http://www.franceskaihwawang.com/p/essays.html
A Letter From the Editor: NBC Asian America Marks One Year - NBC News
(I wrote NINE of the top twenty stories this past year!)
Native Hawaiians to Federal Government: Give Us Back Our Kingdom - NBC News
Post-Typhoon Recovery Predicted to Continue "For Years" - NBC News
One Year After Typhoon, Filipino Fishermen Struggle to Recover - NBC News
Is There Anything 'Insurgent' Star Daniel Dae Kim Can't Do? - NBC News
From Broadway to Big Bird: Behind the Scenes With Sesame Street's Alan Muraoka - NBC News
Domestic Violence Groups Rally to #StandWithNanHui - NBC News
Adventures in Multicultural Living column (selection):
Adventures in Multicultural Living—Mooncakes and Yo-Yos AnnArbor.com
Lessons I do not want to teach my children–about Dharun Ravi, Trayvon Martin, Shaima Alawadi ChicagoIsTheWorld.org, NewAmericaMedia.org
(Note: IMDiversity.com Asian American Village articles no longer exist online in original form)
Angry Asian American Parenting Guide - Angry Asian Man
Aug 22, 2016 - Guest Post by Frances Kai-Hwa Wang for Angry Asian Man
How to Raise Strong and Confident Asian Pacific American Daughters | InCultureParent
Preparing our Children for Racism | EMK Press
The "Multicultural Toolbox":Parenting Ideas for Asian-AmericanFamilies | EMK Press
Parenting Multiracial Children | AsianParent.com
My Favorite Asian American Picture Books | Papertigers
Where the Lava Meets the Sea--Asian Pacific American Postcards from Hawaii, a collection of essays, prose poems, and short short stories all set on the islands of Hawaii, available January 2013, and available for purchase in person from me and online from Blacklava.net. Thanks Ryan Suda!
You Cannot Resist Me When My Hair Is in Braids https://www.wsupress.wayne.edu/books/detail/you-cannot-resist-me-when-my-hair-braids
Speak and Speak Again, “Beyond Cultural Taste Tests,” (Pact Press, Regal House Publishing), 2017
Michigan History, “Vincent Chin: A Catalyst for the Asian-American Civil Rights Movement,” March/April 2017 (Michigan Historical Society State History Award for best article September 2017)
Spring 2014 (18.4) issue | Ricepaper Magazine creative non-fiction, "Skipping Hopscotch Atop Hyphens." Purchase here! http://ricepaper.bigcartel.com/product/18-4-spring-2014
Kartika Review, Issue 14, Fall 2012, "Did you eat? means...I love you," creative non-fiction.
full color version: Kartika Review: Issue 14, Fall 2012 [FULL COLOR] by Christine Lee Zilka (Paperback) - Lulu www.lulu.com
black and white version:Kartika Review: Issue 14, Fall 2012 by Christine Lee Zilka (Paperback) - Lulu www.lulu.com
Voices of the Asian Pacific Islander American Experience, ed. Emily Moberg Robinson (ABC-CLIO, 2010), "Attack of the Asianphile," "Role of the Media in the Vincent Chin Case and in the Birth of the Asian American Civil Rights Movement."
Defining Moments: A Retrospective on Tipping Points in the AAPI Community issue of The Asian American Policy Review (AAPR) at the Harvard Kennedy School 2010, "The Role of the Media in the Vincent Chin Case and in the Birth of the Asian American Civil Rights Movement."
Friendship and Faith anthology by the Women of WISDOM, (David Crumm Media LLC, Detroit, 2010).
Adoption Parenting--Building a Toolbox Creating Connections (EMK Press, Detroit), 2006--"Preparing our Children for Racism" and "The Scarlet Letter Experiment."
King Elementary School Cookbook, 2004 : over 170 recipes, ethnic specialties, tasty main dishes, mouth watering desserts, many easy favorites, coupons in back. (Two of my mother's recipes!) by Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary. Available at Ann Arbor District Library
Spiny Babbler (Kathmandu, Nepal), Winter 1995--"Bokula Purnima" (poem)
Catalyst Publications, 1983--"Hear What I'm Not Saying" (poem)
Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center Indian American Heritage Project H1B Art online/travelling exhibition multimedia poetry with photography by Jyoti Omi Chowdhury, 2014, "Dreams of the Diaspora," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNv_fUYv7Dc
Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center Indian American Heritage Project H1B Art travelling exhibition multimedia poetry with photography by Jyoti Omi Chowdhury, 2014 at Twelve Gates Arts, Philadelphia, "Dreams of the Diaspora."
Blacklava 20th Anniversary Celebration Asian Pacific American Art Exhibit, poetry and photography, September 2012, "Did you eat? means...I love you."
Toledo Museum of Art Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Exhibition, poetry and photography, May 2011, "The Dinner Party," and "Soujourner Moon" with photography of M.
ImaginAsian Identity and Experience in Contemporary Asian Pacific America, prose poetry with photography, May 2010, University of Purdue, Indiana.
Books coming soon (in process)
A Suggestion of Salt, collaborative poem with poet Ravi Shankar (pending)
TELEVISION, VIDEO, AND RADIO APPEARANCES:
ONLINE AND PRINT MEDIA PUBLICATIONS (PARTIAL LIST):
IMDiversity.com Asian American Village (editor), African American Village, Native American Village, Women’s Village; AnnArbor.com (Lead Multicultural Contributor); New America Media (contributor); Japanese American Citizens League’s Pacific Citizen (columnist); Ann Arbor Observer; AnnArborChronicle.com; RainbowKids.com’s Voices of Adoption; Education Resources Information Center (ERIC); United States State Department website; Nikkei West (San Jose); Asian Reader (Las Vegas); Sampan (Boston); 13 Minutes Magazine; MAVIN Magazine; EMKPress.com; PaperTiger.org; About.com; Korean American Adoption Network Newsletter; various Families with Children from China publications. Extensive online and social media presence (website, blog, facebook, twitter, etc.)
My other blog
Remembering Vincent Chin: http://rememberingvincentchin.blogspot.com
(original link http://rememberingvincentchin.com no longer works)
You can generally find my work published at...
NBC News Asian America: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america
AnnArbor.com (archives): http://search.mlive.com/frances+kai-hwa+wang/
New America Media Ethnoblogs: http://www.ethnoblog.newamericamedia.org
Chicago is the World: http://www.chicagoistheworld.org
Japanese American Citizens League's PacificCitizen.org
Voices of Adoption at RainbowKids.com: VoicesofAdoption.RainbowKids.com
Ann Arbor Observer: http://arborweb.com/search_results/705851308876162.html#articles
Ann Arbor Chronicle (archives): http://annarborchronicle.com/tag/frances-kai-hwa-wang/
"Adventures in Multicultural Living" column at AnnArbor.com (Archives)
IMDiversity.com Asian American Village (Archives) http://www.imdiversity.com/villages/asian
IMDiversity.com Asian American Village Blog (Archives) http://asianamericanvillage.blogspot.com/