An 18-year-old artist who wants her work to scream “female empowerment.”
A documentary about creative activism for Indigenous women’s rights.
What do you do when your neighborhood feels like Mars?
I shed my Cantonese foundation and have been searching for it ever since.
There are moments when I feel absolutely, irrevocably free.
Against compulsory happiness.
Fighting against the lack of Asian media representation, and more.
The band premieres a new single.
Sook-Yin Lee reflects on grief, perms, and her new music video.
“Young people are really standing up, and I hope I can be one of them.”
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Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!