In Our Beautiful Bones:

Kirkus Review:

Asian Review of Books:

Beltway Poetry Quarterly:

Muse India, the Literary ejournal:
The Chakkar, An Indian Arts Review:

My Article in Jewish Book Council's Paper Brigade:

India Currents

Sparrows and Dust, Book Launch Reading at Literati with poets Robert Fanning and John Freeman

May 5, 2021

Review/Interview:PULP, Ann Arbor District Library

India Currents:

Books are available at 

Article in Ann Arbor Observer, June 2018

Reviews of Sharp Blue Search of Flame

Wasafiri: A Journal of International Contemporary Writing

(Click on the link and scroll down toward the end of the page to read the review)

Michigan Public Radio: Bookmark Review

Author's Forum, Reading, Conversation and Q & A, LSA, University of Michigan: Conversation with Lolita Hernandez on Sharp Blue Search of Flame:

World Literature Today:

Interview on Living Writers, WCBN FM, Ann Arbor

Kerrytown Book Festival Event and Interview: 365922

Ann Arbor Book Festival Event:

What, Why, How: My Process

Interview in Tenemos, CMU journal, Nov 10 section

Other Reviews and Articles:​


Collaborative Project--India: A Light Within

Interviews and Conversations:

The Kenyon Review Online

WCBN, University of Michigan​

and click on Living Writers RSS Feed.
Then click on the 11-26 broadcast file name (next to the headphone symbol).  It should start up.

Michigan Radio/NPR

The Living Room is a one hour exploration of a theme through stories, song, and writing.

In this episode, host, storyteller, and songwriter Allison Downey takes a look at how stories of migrations are interwoven into the lives of Michigan residents.

This one hour pilot features stories from Downey, Zilka Joseph, a look at the history of Covert Michigan, music from Joshua Davis, and more.

Allison Downey wins award for  "The Living Room"

Reviews, Interviews, Conversations, Articles 

Zilka Joseph