Announced on Twitter, Northwest author and University of Washington professor Shawn Wong has started a joint project with University of Washington Press.
“I’m excited to announce a new book series, Shawn Wong Books, in partnership with the U of Washington Press to reissue classic works of Asian American literature. Our first publication this coming spring will be the reissuing of Louis Chu’s 1961 novel, Eat a Bowl of Tea,” he wrote on his Twitter feed @RedcarWong.
Wong wrote or edited a number of books published by University of Washington Press inlcuding the award-winning novel Homebase and anthologies of Asian American literature, including Aiiieeeee! and The Big Aiiieeeee!