"This work is unlike any other, in its range of rich, conjuring imagery and its dexterity, its smart voice. Carroll-Hackett doesn’t spare us—but doesn’t save us—she draws a blueprint of power and class with her unflinching pivot: matter-of-fact and tender." —Jan Beatty

TeowThis week meet Teow Lim Goh, the author of Islanders (Conundrum Press, 2016), a book of poems on the history of the Angel Island Immigration Station. Her writing has appeared in PANK, The Toast, Guernica, The Rumpus, Winter Tangerine Review, and Open Letters Monthly, among other publications. She also makes letterpress and art editions of poetry and other writings at her imprint Black Orchid Press. She lives in Denver.

Visit Teow’s Website: http://teowlimgoh.com/

Purchase Teow’s beautiful book! Islanders

Black Orchid Press Limited Edition! Teow’s work was the inaugural Black Orchid Press title, her work featured in a series of six letterpress postcards of poems. These were produced in a Limited Edition of 100, with all copies numbered and signed. Visit and purchase these Faraway Places.

More from Teow Online:

Selected Poems and Essays:

Three Poems at The Toast.

Split at Guernica Daily.

Flowers of Prison: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz at Open Letters Monthly.

The Stories that Bind Us at The Philadelphia Review of Books.


Happy Reading!



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