A conversation with Justin Allen of The Creosote Journal In her book American Chinatown, Bonnie Tsui charts the changing landscapes of five American neighborhoods. They are ethnically Chinese, as well as hosting other Asian communities, and their often tough history of exclusion and poverty has been tempered from the beginning with resilience and savvy self-presentation. […]
Hundreds of women concealed their identities so they could battle alongside their Union and Confederate counterparts. Jess Righthand interviews Bonnie Tsui for a Smithsonian.com feature marking the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.