Media inquiries and interview requests for The Contest of the Fruits can be directed to Michelle Freeman, and Matthew Seamus Callinan,

In This Orchard, I’m the Boss

Written by Slavs and Tatars and Guangtian Ha, Triple Canopy / November 10, 2021

A rap battle in Xinjiang between a mulberry, apricot, and pomegranate; an essay on the “rambunctious pluralism” of Uyghur poems and putdowns.

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Slavs and Tatars: Looking Back While Moving Forward

dosage MAGAZINE / February 17, 2020

Slavs and Tatars operates from the vantage point that only by looking at the past can we move forward into the future in an empowered and authentic way.