Posts Tagged: Thousand Star Hotel

What to Read When They Won’t Take the Guns Away


We offer these reading suggestions as a starting point, but know that real change must take place off the page.


Both Outsider and Participant: Thousand Star Hotel by Bao Phi

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In Thousand Star Hotel, the bilingual writer’s struggle with expressing himself in English becomes a metaphor for the immigrant’s struggle with navigating the host nation’s hostile-yet-lucrative social terrain.


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