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Title Transnational Asian American literature : sites and transits / edited by Shirley Geok-lin Lim ... [et al.].
Published Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press, 2006.
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 Floor4  PS153.A84 T73 2006    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 306 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Re-signed subjects: women, work, and world in the fiction of Carlos Bulosan and Hisaye Yamamoto / Cheryl Higashida -- "Just another ethnic Pol": literary citizenship in Chang-rae Lee's Native speaker / Liam Corley -- The cartography of justice and truthful refractions found in Karen Tei Yamashita's Tropic of orange / ruth Y. Hsu -- "Valuing" transnational queerness: politicized bodies are commodified desires in Asian American literature / Stephen Hong Sohn -- Ethical responsibility in the intersubjective spaces: reading Jhumpa Lahiri's "Interpreter of maladies" and "A temporary matter" / gita Rajan -- Abjection, masculinity, and violence in Brian Roley's American son and Hans Ong's Fixer Chao / Eleanor Ty -- Begin here: a critical introduction to the Asian American childhood / RocĂ­o Davis -- The poetics of liminality and misidentification: Winnifred Eaton/s Me and Maxine Hong Kingston's The woman warrior / Katherine Hyunmi Lee -- Nation, immigrant, text: Theresa Hak Kyung Cha's Dictee / Srimati Mukherjee -- Kimiko's Hahn's "interlingual poetics" in Mosquito and ant / Robert Grotjohn -- "Composed of many lengths of bone": Myung Mi Kim's reimagination of image and epic / Josephine Hock-Hee Park -- A way in the world of an Asian American existence: Agha Shahid Ali's transimmigrant spacing of North America and India-Kashmir / Maimuna Dali Islam -- Writing otherwise than as a "native informant": Ha Jin's poetry / Zhou Xiaojing.
Subject American literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism.
Emigration and immigration in literature.
Asian Americans -- Intellectual life.
Asian Americans in literature.
Immigrants in literature.
Related Names Lim, Shirley.
ISBN 1592134505 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
9781592134502 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
1592134513 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781592134519 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 60835565