Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning by Cathy Park Hong

Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning

Cathy Park Hong

224 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

nonfiction essays memoir race challenging informative reflective medium-paced


A ruthlessly honest, emotionally charged, and utterly original exploration of Asian American consciousness and the struggle to be human "Brilliant . . . To read this book is to become more human."--Claudia Rankine, author of Citizen Poet and essay...

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reflective 85%
informative 73%
challenging 59%
emotional 53%
inspiring 16%
dark 15%
sad 14%
funny 8%
tense 8%
hopeful 5%


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slow 17%
fast 15%

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