Announcement: Collaboration with Voice & Verse Poetry Magazine

We are very happy to announce that selected poems from the ten-year history of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal (2007-2017) will be included in a special section in the December 2017 issue of the Hong Kong-based print poetry magazine, Voice & Verse. This collaboration, the first of its kind, celebrates the ten-year anniversary of Cha. The poems selected will be the editors’ favourites from the past ten years, … Continue reading Announcement: Collaboration with Voice & Verse Poetry Magazine

Poetry Jam | Hong Kong International Literary Festival | Friday 11 March

– Poetry doesn’t get better than this! “Visiting and local poets read their own and others’ work in a sticky, noisy and unpredictable mix, ring-mistressed by Viki Holmes. Ticket price includes a $30 drinks voucher redeemable at the door.” Friday, 11 March 2011 Poetry Jam 19:30 – 21:30 Fringe Club This Friday, if you are in Hong Kong, you should attend Poetry Jam, an evening … Continue reading Poetry Jam | Hong Kong International Literary Festival | Friday 11 March

Cha contributors in The Hong Kong International Literary Festival 2011

– Cha contributors Martin Alexander, Andy Barker, Viki Holmes, Wena Poon, Xu Xi, Louise Ho, Leung Ping-Kwan and our Reviews Editor Eddie Tay will be appearing in The Hong Kong International Literary Festival 2011 (8-18 March). More details can be found here.– Read Martin’s “Smashing Up the Grand Piano” [and an analysis of the poem], Andrew’s “Welded to Reason by Brittle Metals” [and a review of his Snowblind from My Protective Colouring], Viki’s … Continue reading Cha contributors in The Hong Kong International Literary Festival 2011

Jazzetry at Peel Fresco

Time: 26 October · 07:30 – 14:00Location: Peel Fresco Lounge, Peel Street, Hong Kong Enjoy an evening of poetry and jazz with poets from the International Writers Workshop and some of the best Hong Kong-based writers, including Kate Rogers, Nicole Wong, Adam Radford and Jason Lee. Mark Peter provides musical accompaniment, Viki Holmes MCs. – See the event Facebook page here. – – Kate Rogers’ … Continue reading Jazzetry at Peel Fresco

Cha contributors in Writers’ Digest

There is an interview with Cha contributors Viki Holmes and Kate Rogers in Writers’ Digest. They talk about their own poetry writing and their edited anthology, Not A Muse. Read the interview here. – Viki Holmes’s poetry was published in issue#3 of Cha and her review of Gillian Sze’s Fish Bones was published in issue#8 of the journal. Kate Rogers’ poetry was published in issue#9 … Continue reading Cha contributors in Writers’ Digest

Cha contributors in Asia Literary Review

Read Viki Holmes’s “Aubade” and Peauladd Huy’s “Before the Bones” and “The Mango Tree” in the Autumn 2010 issue of Asia Literary Review. – – Viki Holmes’s poetry was published in issue#3 of Cha and her review of Gillian Sze’s Fish Bones was published in issue#8 of the journal. Peauladd Huy’s poems “Meeting Old Friends” and “Separations” were published in issue#11 of Cha. Continue reading Cha contributors in Asia Literary Review

Cha contributors in Mascara Literary Review

Mascara Literary Review‘s “New Worlds’ section of Issue 7 features poems by Cha contributors Ocean Vuong and Viki Holmes. Read Ocean’s “Arrival by Fire” and “If You Are a Refugee” here and Viki’s “aqueous” and “discoveries made collecting botanic samples” here. – – Ocean Vuong’s poetry was published in issue #10 of Cha. Viki Holmes’s poetry was published in issue#3 of Cha and her review … Continue reading Cha contributors in Mascara Literary Review

Cha contributors at the Hong Kong Literature Festival

– Cha contributors Arthur Leung, Agnes Lam and Viki Holmes will be performing at the 8th Hong Kong Literature Festival. They will read their favourite poems and share their writing experience. Date: 8 July 2010 (Thu)Time: 6:00-7:30pmVenue: Activity Room 1, Hong Kong Central LibraryMore information here. Read Arthur Leung’s Cha profile here. Anges Lam’s poetry has been published in issue #2 of Cha. Viki Holmes’s … Continue reading Cha contributors at the Hong Kong Literature Festival

one by one OUTLOUD 5 May

–––– one by one – one person: one poem ~ story ~ song… – the following poets/writers/artists will perform– agnes lam akin jeje andy barker blair reeve brian mulcahy yuen che-hung christian johnson zheng danyi dave mckirdy fanny-min becker chan fongie shoko fujioka gerard henry gillian bickley jason lee jessica yeung jonathan douglas kate rogers keon lee chung ling martin alexander mary jane newton michael … Continue reading one by one OUTLOUD 5 May