Deanna discusses the inspiration for A Thread of Sky and issues of Asian American identity with editor Sam Tanenhaus on the New York Times Book Review podcast.
Deanna discusses juggling six main characters, living in China, and teaching in public schools with Jeff Baker at the Oregonian.
Deanna talks about her guilty habits, celebrity gossip, writing sex scenes, and more with Kate Levin at Fiction Writers Review.
Deanna discusses her grandmother, the political discourse on China, the Amy Tan question, and more with Silky Shah on WBAI's Asia Pacific Forum.
Deanna talks about family history, Asian American stereotypes, strong women, and more with Kushlani de Soyza on KBOO Community Radio's APA Compass.
Deanna discusses mother-daughter relationships, rejections in publishing, picking her battles, and learning when to let go, with Abigail Licad at Hyphen magazine.
Deanna discusses how her Fulbright Grant shaped the research and writing of A Thread of Sky.