Cha: An Asian Literary Journal

 
The tenth anniversary issue of Cha, themed "Writing Hong Kong," is now available. We would like to thank Associate Editors Arthur Leung (poetry) and Royston Tester (prose) for reading the submissions with us and helping us put together ​the new edition. We would also like to thank Eddie Tay for the great selection of reviews. The editorial, "Ontological Basis," is by Tammy Ho Lai-Ming.
 
 The following writers/artists have generously allowed us to showcase their work:

POETRY: Henry Wei Leung​, Shirley Geok-lin Lim, Kit Fan, Louise Ho​, Simon Patton​, Nicholas Wong, Susan Lavender, Eddie Tay​, Dorothy Chan​, Michael O'Sullivan​, Chan Lai-kuen, Alan Jefferies​, Wawa​, ​Chris Song​, ​Tse Hao Guang​, Joshua Ip, Collier Nogues​, ​Lim Lee Ching​, Peter Kennedy​, David McKirdy, James Shea​, Marco Yan​, Reid Mitchell​ and ​Karen Cheung
PEEL STREET POETRY: Peel Street Poets
FICTION: Hon Lai Chu (translator: Andrea Lingenfelter)​,​ Xu Xi, Abel Song Han​, Christophe Tong Yui (translator: Chris Song)​, Lawrence Pun (translator: Chris Song), Joe N. Brown, James Hatton​ and​ Daniel Zhao
ESSAYS: Wong Kwok Kui​ (translator: Chris Song), ​Antony Dapiran​, Danica van de Velde​, Brian Ng​ and Melanie Ho
INTERVIEW: Christopher B. Patterson, Jason S. Polley and Madeleine Thien
CREATIVE NON-FICTION: Ting J Yiu
PHOTOGRAPHY & ART: Zoran Poposki (cover artist)​, Kingsley Ng, Stephanie Cheung​, Bruce Brown, Po Wah Lam​ and ​​Aaron Anfinson​ (cover artist)​
BOOK REVIEWS: Douglas Kerr​, ​Jason S Polley​, ​Michael Tsang, Abraham Overbeeke​, Mike Ingham​, ​Natalie Liu​, ​Jason Y. Ng​, Matt Turner​, ​Vivian Tang​, Janice Tsang​, Ray Hecht​, ​Liz Wan​, ​Judy Wu​, W.F. Lantry​, ​Nicholas Chan​, ​Joyce Lau
FILM REVIEWS: ​Karen Fang​ and ​Susan Blumberg-Kason
 
Our next issue, Issue 39, will be made available in March 2018. We are currently accepting submissions for the "Writing the Philippines" Issue (June 2018) and entries for the "Auditory Cortex" Poetry Contest (closing date: 28 February 2018). We are also expanding the Reviews section to include film reviews, effective in the "Writing Hong Kong" issue of the journal. Please read our guidelines carefully before submitting work to us. 
 
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