Irwin A. Tang is the author or co-author of four books. How I Became a Black Man and Other Metamorphoses is his first book-length work of fiction. Irwin’s latest nonfiction book is When Invisible Children Sing, co-written with Dr. Chi Huang, MD. Irwin’s first nonfiction book was The Texas Aggie Bonfire: Tradition and Tragedy at Texas A&M. He is the editor and co-author of Asian Texans: Our Histories and Our Lives. In 2006, Irwin Tang earned his License of Professional Counseling-Intern license. He works as a counselor, community college creative writing teacher, and independent writer in Austin, Texas.