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SIGNS OPEN ACCESS DOSSIER ON #RESISTANCE
My essay "The Hoodie as Sign, Screen, Expectation, and Force" is included in this virtual issue from Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society "to provide resources to contextualize, criticize, and analyze the current political crisis."
FEMINIST THEORY ARCHIVE AT BROWN UNIVERSITY
I'm honored that the Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women asked me to donate my papers to the Feminist Theory Archive at Brown University. (Materials forthcoming...)
ARTFORUM SUMMER 2017
I have a short essay in the Summer 2017 issue of ARTFORUM for The Politics of Everyday Life dossier, called "Dressed Down: The Politics of Hijab."
FUSION 2017 ROUND-UP
I was interviewed among this amazing group for Fusion's "12 activists, artists, writers, thinkers, and troublemakers on their 2017 political resolutions."
QUEER AND TRANS ARTISTS OF COLOR VOL. 2
An excerpt from Nia King's interview with me for We Want the Airwaves is published in the collection Queer and Trans Artists of Color, Vol. 2.
I am interviewed on Episode 25 of Imagine Otherwise. "Imagine Otherwise is a podcast about the people and projects bridging art, activism, and academia to build better worlds."
THE ACCOUNT MAGAZINE SPRING 2016
CICADA SEPT/OCT 2015
I did this "Writer's Manifesto: What's a Zine?" interview for Cicada, a YA literary magazine (the teenager's Cricket).
NEXT WORLD TAROT
AN ARCHIVE OF SUBTLETIES
One night, hopped up on cough syrup, I made this site for archiving the commentaries around Kara Walker's "Sugar Baby."
RADAR READING SERIES VIDEO
Here's my reading at the San Francisco Public Library for the Radar Reading Series on 4 November 2014.
I did another interview this July 2014 with Archipelago on "Formulating Outrage: The Language of Political Struggle," and answered some questions for RADAR before my reading November 2014.
PUNK, SECOND EDITION
The second printing of PUNK (a conversation between myself and Golnar Nikpour) is available with Guillotine Press. All royalties go to MaximumRocknRoll.
CHICAGO ALLIANCE TO FREE MARISSA ALEXANDER
I read Nikky Finney's "Flare" for the Chicago Alliance to Free Marissa Alexander.
CITY LIGHTS REQUIRED READING
I forgot that I did a guest recommendation for the City Lights Required Reading blog last fall!
I'll be crashing the Chicago Film Archives in December 2014 to curate a program of CFA films (no rules or strings attached) for a night at the Hideout! Stay tuned.
I added some new interviews with Bluestockings and We Want the Airwaves, a podcast for and about queer and trans* artists of color.
SRLP POSTER COLLABORATION
I collaborated with artist Sarah Faith on this limited-edition poster for the Sylvia Rivera Law Project and its 2014 Small Works for Big Change art auction.
ASSEMBLAGES & AFFINITIES
I am co-organizer fpr this amazing symposium,"Assemblages & Affinities: Reimagining Interdisciplinarity," 23 September 2013, at the University of Illinois.
The Youngist's Suey Park interviews me about being a "punk, feminist, activist, and professor."
FEMINIST WIRE "FEMINISTS WE LOVE" INTERVIEW
Tanisha Ford interviews me for The Feminist Wire's "Feminists We Love" series.
LINDA NGUYEN PRINTS
For a limited time, artist Linda Nguyen is offering prints inspired by two Vietnamese American women writers, myself and lê tho diem thúy (6"x4" 1-color letterpress on 140# cardstock). Prints benefit the Transformative Art Practice Space.
PUNK OUT ON GUILLOTINE
"DIASPORIC EROTIC" IN CAMERA OBSCURA
INTERVIEW IN BITCH MAGAZINE
Writer Tina Vasquez interviews me for a feature called, "Revisiting the Riot: An Interview with Punk Veteran Mimi Thi Nguyen," in the Summer 2013 Issue of Bitch Magazine.
INTERVIEW IN UNTITLED MAG
Read an older interview (from September 2012) with me in Untitled Mag here.
GIFT OF FREEDOM IN CRITICAL LEDE
I did an interview/podcast with The Critical Lede about The Gift of Freedom. Available to listen streaming or as a download.
WOMEN & PERFORMANCE SPECIAL DOUBLE ISSUE ON PUNK ANTERIORS!
PUNK ANTERIORS: GENEALOGY, THEORY, PERFORMANCE, a special issue of Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory edited by Beth Stinson and Fiona I.B. Ngo, is out! My essay "Race, Riot Grrrl, and Revival" and my soundtrack "Making Waves: Other Punk Feminisms" are included alongside essays and commentaries by Osa Atoe (Shotgun Seamstress), Nia King (Colorlines, Ungrateful Black/White Girl), Katherine Wadkins (Wisdom Tooth, For the Birds Feminist Collective and Distro), Alice Bag (Violence Girl), Mariam Bastani (Maximumrocknroll), Ceci Moss, Iraya Robles, and so many more!
READ THE INTRO TO GIFT OF FREEDOM
Read the introduction to The Gift of Freedom: War, Debt, and Other Refugee Passages *Duke UP: 2012) on Scribd.
WATCH MEET ME AT THE RACE RIOT, NOVEMBER 2011
CHANCES DANCES MASK SUMMER 2007
For the “Summoning a New Queer Reality” Exhibition, Chances Dances in the Summer 2007 named me one of twenty-five “queer revolutionaries” to be made into a mask, included among Gregg Araki, James Baldwin, Claude Cahun, Angela Davis, Divine, Michel Foucault, Feliz Gonzalez-Torres, Audre Lorde, Marlon Riggs, Urvashi Vaid, David Wojnarowicz, and others. Available at Chances Dances. Probably the best thing ever!