This episode features the lit of Darien Hsu Gee and the musical selections she’s chosen to go with her work!
Darien Hsu Gee is the author of five novels published by Penguin Random House that have been translated into eleven languages, three under the pen name Mia King. She is the winner of a 2019 Poetry Society of America’s Chapbook Fellowship award for Other Small Histories and the 2015 Hawai‘i Book Publishers’ Ka Palapala Poʻokela Award of Excellence for Writing the Hawai‘i Memoir. Darien is the recipient of a Sustainable Arts Foundation grant and a Vermont Studio Center fellowship. She serves as series editor for the Hali‘a Aloha series, a memoir writing program and hybrid publishing line launching in 2021 with Legacy Isle Publishing in Honolulu. She lives with her family on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi.
For this show's full playlist + for more information about this show, go to https://itslitwithphdj.wordpress.com/2020/11/18/ep-129-darien-hsu-gee/