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Children of immigrants work double time to get out the vote by helping their...

There are many physical and cultural barriers to traverse as an immigrant. And, as my mother’s child, I was on the journey with her as well as on my own. Like many other kids...

When Shelter is not a home: Jung Yun’s latest is haunting

Shelter is an intense, heartbreaking read—broaching difficult subjects such as violence, emotional abuse, and sexual assault.
A hand of talons between siblings Sean Schroeder and Stephanie Kim-Bryan. • Courtesy Photo

‘A Hand of Talons’ explores a thrilling steampunk underworld

What could transform a frivolous, fun loving young woman into a terrifying underground crime boss? Local playwright Maggie Lee answers with her newest steampunk noir play, A Hand of Talons opening on April 29 at Theatre Off Jackson. Described by producers at Pork Filled Productions (PFP) as “The Godfather meets Jules Verne,” it chronicles the rise to power of its central character: Wilhelmina Yao, the leader of the Yao family clan.