Nicholas Wong

Nicholas Wong is the author of Crevasse (2015, Kaya Press). His poems and translation are forthcoming or have appeared in Asymptote, Copper Nickel, Massachusetts Review, The Missouri Review Online, Quarterly West, The Margins, and Verse Daily. Based in Hong Kong, he is a real Asian poet and an assistant poetry editor for Drunken Boat.

From Vacuum by Nicholas Wong

  In 2013, there were 319,325 migrant workers in Hong Kong. About half were Indonesian and nearly all were women. Recruitment and placement agencies, in Indonesia and Hong Kong respectively, are routinely involved in the trafficking of migrant workers and their exploitation in conditions of forced labor. – Exploited for […]