OPB Art Beat Profile - Nov 2017 :




Review: ‘The Home Inside the Body’ by Genève Chao: “Dao Strom’s beautiful poem/memoir/travelog/contemplation…takes us to another place in the struggle: the struggle within the self, for origin, for belonging, for a state of home…”

Review: ‘When I read Dao Strom’s work I am transported — as though I were suddenly small enough to lie back on an alder leaf..’ on MEDIUM.com

You Will Always Be Someone From Somewhere Else book review in HONG KONG REVIEW OF BOOKS

Review: ‘In poems, Dao Strom attacks the origin of the words she’s learned since leaving Vietnam for America…’ on ARTS HUB AUSTRALIA

Dao Strom in conversation w/ Jeff Alessandrelli for THE STEER Literary Podcast

“Hybrid Inheritances: A Conversation with Dao Strom” (Interview by David Palumbo-Liu) published in The Margins

Dao Strom Literary Podcast Interview (by David Naimon) for BETWEEN THE COVERS

DAO STROM IN CONVERSATION WITH VI KHI NAO : Interview conducted by Vi Khi Nao published in ASTER(IX) Journal

“Dao Strom’s Work Aims To Destabilize the American Vietnam Narrative.” Video Profile & Interview with Jule Gilfillan for OPB Art Beat

“Portland Writer Dao Strom Gives the Past a Soundtrack: We Were Meant to Be a Gentle People Goes Above and Beyond Traditional Memoir.” Interview with Joshua James Amberson for The Portland Mercury

"For All of You in the In-Between Spaces: A Review of Dao Strom's We Were Meant To Be a Gentle People" by Meghan Lamb for Entropy Magazine

"Memory Problems": Abby Paige on We Were Meant To Be a Gentle People for Los Angeles Review of Books

Book Review: Eric Nguyen reviews We Were Meant To Be a Gentle People for DiaCRITICS.org 

VELA Mag: 'Women We Read This Week' reviews WWMGP

We Were Meant To Be a Gentle People Book Review in Minor Literature[s]

Oregon Arts Commission Fellowship Artist Profile

Indie-Music Review: "We Were Meant To Be A Gentle People (East EP)"

"Dao Strom: Reimagining the Book" review & interview by Kim-An Lieberman for diaCRITICS.org

Chicago Tribune Printers Row: "Nelson Algren Short Story Awards: A look back at a rich history" 

Music Review by Grant Alden on No Depression blog

WNYC Leonard Lopate Show with guest host Julie Berstein

The New Yorker 'Books Briefly Noted' review of Gentle Order

Book Review in The Austin Chronicle

Music Review in The Austin Chronicle

Music & Book review in Metro Santa Cruz

"Down By the Old Mainstream" - a short artist profile in No Depression Magazine

NY Times Books in Brief review of Grass Roof, Tin Roof