Cho Chang

A poem by Sennah Yee

I made my dad help me record an audition tape even though I wasn’t British, or even an actress. But I’m Asian, and for once, that’s what fit. I sat with my mom and marked all of Cho Chang’s lines in Goblet of Fire with electric blue Post-its. When I read them all aloud back-to-back, they only added up to 17 seconds of dialogue. Still, I recited them over and over like a mantra.

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This poem is reprinted from Sennah Yee’s poetry collection HOW DO I LOOK? (Metatron, 2018).

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