Paula Young Lee

Paula Young Lee is the author of "Deer Hunting in Paris," winner of the 2014 Lowell Thomas "Best Book" award of the Society of American Travel Writers. She is currently writing outdoor adventure books for middle grade and young adults. Follow her on Twitter @paulayounglee

This can't become our new normal: Hate acts reported across the country in wake of Trump's victory Paula Young Lee
"Mulan" is not a romance: Even with an all-Asian cast, Disney's live-action remake could still miss the mark Paula Young Lee
The power of pop literature: Why we need diverse YA books more than ever Paula Young Lee
Of course gender is a factor: Being a woman is still Hillary Clinton's biggest liability Paula Young Lee
No, Jennifer Lawrence isn't playing "Mulan" — but that rumor won't die for good reason Paula Young Lee
Native American student's grade docked for refusing to say Pledge of Allegiance: "My people risked our lives for our land, for our freedom" Paula Young Lee
Solidarity with Black Lives Matter: Asian Americans speaking out against police brutality Paula Young Lee
Pottermore problems: Scholars and writers call foul on J.K. Rowling's North American magic Paula Young Lee
Reminder: The no-fly list is riddled with dangerous flaws Paula Young Lee
An AR-15 ban won't stop mass shootings: That's "like regulating drunk driving by banning scotch" Paula Young Lee
Leonardo DiCaprio will ruin a Rumi movie — and not just because he's a white guy Paula Young Lee
Donald Trump, the ultimate "Survivor": How watching Richard Hatch win laid the groundwork for Trump the GOP nominee Paula Young Lee
"More than just racism in movies": Asian American protest #WhiteWashedOUT goes beyond Hollywood's diversity fails Paula Young Lee
“Have They Run out of White Poets Yet?”: Asian and Asian-American writers mock Calvin Trillin's New Yorker poem on Chinese food Paula Young Lee
Donald Trump's "insult haiku": Scholars are having a field day parsing the poetics of Trump's "idiolect" Paula Young Lee