Cha — Call for Submissions — “Writing Hong Kong” Issue (December 2017)

As most readers of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal will know, 1 July 2017 will mark the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover to China. This year also happens to be the tenth anniversary of our publication. And so while we are immensely proud of the work from and about Asia we normally publish, we felt that to commemorate these two events it was time … Continue reading Cha — Call for Submissions — “Writing Hong Kong” Issue (December 2017)

Cha – Call for Submissions – Ninth Anniversary Issue (December 2016)

Cha: An Asian Literary Journal is now calling for submissions for the Ninth Anniversary Issue, scheduled for publication in December 2016. Please send in (preferably Asian-themed) poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, reviews, photography & art for consideration. Submission guidelines can be found here. Deadline: 15 September 2016. Arthur Leung (poetry) and Royston Tester (prose) will act as guest editors and read the submissions with the editors … Continue reading Cha – Call for Submissions – Ninth Anniversary Issue (December 2016)

Cha – Call for Submissions – Eighth Anniversary Issue (December 2015)

due out in December 2015. – Cha: An Asian Literary Journal is now calling for submissions for the Eighth Anniversary Issue, scheduled for publication in December 2015. Please send in (preferably Asian-themed) poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, reviews, photography & art for consideration. Submission guidelines can be found here. Deadline: 15 September 2015.. Arthur Leung (poetry) and Royston Tester (prose) will act as guest editors and read the submissions … Continue reading Cha – Call for Submissions – Eighth Anniversary Issue (December 2015)

CHA Issue #24 goes live

Click HERE to read the June 2014 issue of Cha. .   . The June 2014 Issue of Cha is here. We would like to thank guest editors Michael Gray (poetry), Royston Tester (prose) and Reid Mitchell (prose) for reading the submissions with us and helping us put together this edition. We would also like to thank Eddie Tay for a fine selection of book reviews. The issue includes an editorial by Tammy Ho Lai-Ming titled “A Touch … Continue reading CHA Issue #24 goes live

Cha – Call for Submissions – Seventh Anniversary Issue (December 2014)

due out in December 2014. – Cha: An Asian Literary Journal is now calling for submissions for the Seventh Anniversary Issue, scheduled for publication in December 2014. Please send in (preferably Asian-themed) poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, reviews, photography & art for consideration. Submission guidelines can be found here. Deadline: 15 September, 2014. Arthur Leung (poetry) and Royston Tester (prose) will act as guest editors and read the submissions with … Continue reading Cha – Call for Submissions – Seventh Anniversary Issue (December 2014)

Cha – Call for Submissions – Sixth Anniversary Issue (March 2014)

due out in March 2014. – Cha: An Asian Literary Journal is now calling for submissions for the Sixth Anniversary Issue, scheduled for publication in March 2014. Please send in (preferably Asian-themed) poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, reviews, photography & art for consideration. Submission guidelines can be found here. Deadline: 1 September, 2013 15 September 2013. Arthur Leung (poetry) and Royston Tester (prose) will act as guest editors and read … Continue reading Cha – Call for Submissions – Sixth Anniversary Issue (March 2014)

Fatty Goes to China – book launch – Wednesday 20 June 2012 – 7-30pm – Revival, 783 College Street, Toronto

Fatty Goes to China By Royston Tester FICTION 150 PAGES, 5 X 7 FORMATS: TRADE PAPER TRADE PAPER, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $21.95) ISBN 9781926639482 RIGHTS: WOR We at Cha are very happy to announce that Associate Editor Royston Tester‘s second collection of stories, Fatty Goes to China, will be launched tomorrow! If you are in the area  (see details below), do join the party! We … Continue reading Fatty Goes to China – book launch – Wednesday 20 June 2012 – 7-30pm – Revival, 783 College Street, Toronto

Cha – Call for Submissions – Fifth Anniversary Issue (December 2012)

[click image to enlarge] due out in December 2012. – Cha: An Asian Literary Journal is now calling for submissions for its Fifth Anniversary Issue (Issue # 19). Please send in (preferably Asian-themed) poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, reviews, photography & art for consideration. Submission guidelines can be found here. Deadline: 15 September, 2012. Cha Associate Editors Arthur Leung (poetry) and Royston Tester (prose) will act as guest editors and read the submissions with … Continue reading Cha – Call for Submissions – Fifth Anniversary Issue (December 2012)

New updates on 3 Cha contributors: Rumjhum Biswas, Bob Bradshaw and Royston Tester

Rumjhum Biswas Rumjhum Biswas‘s poem “The Fish, The Sea, and Me”, previously published in Contemporary Rhyme, is now reprinted in Wisdom Crieth Without. The poem has this line: ‘There, right there, I found a fish on the sand’. What will happen to this fish? Read on.   || See Rumjhum Biswas’s Cha profile.  ***** Bob Bradshaw Bob Bradshaw’s poem “Coleridge” is now published in the May 2012 issue … Continue reading New updates on 3 Cha contributors: Rumjhum Biswas, Bob Bradshaw and Royston Tester

Royston Tester’s Fatty Goes to China

– Cha‘s Associate Editor Royston Tester‘s new book Fatty Goes to China (Tightrope Books) will be launched in Toronto, Canada, on 1 May 2012. The cover artist is Zhang Xiaogang. Cha has the privilege to feature the title story of the collection, “Fatty Goes to China”, in the March 2012 issue of the journal. – Read Royston Tester’s Cha profile. – Continue reading Royston Tester’s Fatty Goes to China