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Performing Asian America: Race and Ethnicity on the Contemporary Stage

Josephine Lee - Drama - 2010 - 256 pages
In her groundbreaking book, Performing Asian America, Josephine Lee meets a formidable challenge. How does one go about describing and analyzing the cultural production of ...
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Transnational Asian American Literature: Sites and Transits

Shirley Lim - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 306 pages
Examines the diasporic and transnational aspects of Asian-American literature and engages works of prose and poetry as aesthetic articulations of the fluid transnational ...
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National Abjection: The Asian American Body Onstage

Karen Shimakawa - Drama - 2002 - 192 pages
DIVExplores the ways that playwrights and performers have dealt with the presentation of the Asian American body on stage, given the historical construction of Asian ...
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An Ethics of Betrayal: The Politics of Otherness in Emergent U. S ...

Crystal Parikh - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 256 pages
In An Ethics of Betrayal, Crystal Parikh investigates the theme and tropes of betrayal and treason in Asian American and Chicano/Latino literary and cultural narratives. In ...
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The Melancholy of Race: Psychoanalysis, Assimilation, and Hidden Grief

Anne Anlin Cheng - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 288 pages
In this groundbreaking, interdisciplinary study Anne Anlin Cheng argues that we have to understand racial grief not only as the result of racism but also as a foundation for ...
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Narrating Nationalisms: Ideology and Form in Asian American Literature

Jinqi Ling - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 225 pages
This book rereads five major works by John Okada, Louis Chu, Frank Chin, and Maxine Hong Kingston in order to reconceptualize the relationship between the past and present of ...
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Asian American Literature

Bella Adams - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 220 pages
This critical study of Asian American literature discusses work by internationally successful writers such as Maxine Hong Kingston, Chang-rae Lee, Bharati Mukherjee, Amy Tan ...
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Maxine Hong Kingston's Broken Book of Life: An Intertextual Study of "The ...

Maureen Alice Sabine - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 229 pages
Originally conceived as a single work, Maxine Hong Kingston's autobiographical novels The Woman Warrior and China Men tell the story of one Asian American family from various ...
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I Myself Am a Woman: Selected Writings of Ding Ling

Ling Ding, Tani E. Barlow, Gary J. Bjorge - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 361 pages
A selection of writings by one of China's most famous writers and cultural revolutionaries deals with feminist issues in China
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