The Hidden Central Valley
words and art by Lisa Lee Herrick
vol. 3, August/September 2021
Lisa Lee Herrick is a second-generation Hmong American writer, artist, and media specialist who helped produce the film The Hmong and The Secret War, now available at PBS.org. She is a former television executive and award-nominated news journalist, and a founding member of the LitHop literary festival. Her essays and illustrations have been featured on or are forthcoming from The Rumpus, Food52, The Normal School, and others. She is writing a family memoir about the inheritance and aftermath of trauma, a cookbook, and two graphic novels.