Korean-American poet Cathy Park Hong’s career changed radically in 2020 with the release of Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning, a collection of essays. Photo: Getty Images
Korean-American poet Cathy Park Hong’s career changed radically in 2020 with the release of Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning, a collection of essays. Photo: Getty Images
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She’s helped Asian-Americans be angry: Cathy Park Hong’s book Minor Feelings has a fan in Ali Wong and has made the poet an accidental spokeswoman

  • Published in 2020, Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning contains essays that explore Cathy Park Hong’s experience as a Korean-American and a poet
  • Anti-Asian violence during the pandemic helped spur her book to greater heights than she expected, and she has gained fans in people like Ali Wong and Greta Lee

Korean-American poet Cathy Park Hong’s career changed radically in 2020 with the release of Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning, a collection of essays. Photo: Getty Images
Korean-American poet Cathy Park Hong’s career changed radically in 2020 with the release of Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning, a collection of essays. Photo: Getty Images
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