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Karen Tei Yamashita read a story featuring Borges, Maria Kodama, Gregorio Cortez, Sei Shonagon, Yoko Ono, and many others. Micah Perks gave us a preview of her forthcoming work Even the Bark of Trees. Kenneth Wong discussed the aspirations of writers and immigrants, and brought a demon with him to accompany his reading from A Prayer for Burma. Rajshree Chauhan read her story "Why Are They Eating Our Food?" Siamak Vossoughi told stories of the other team in girl's basketball and heartbreak on a city bus.