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Title Asian Americans in Dixie : race and migration in the South / edited by Khyati Y. Joshi and Jigna Desai.
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2013.
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 Floor2  F216.2 .A85 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 299 p. ; 24 cm.
Series The Asian American experience
Asian American experience.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Discrepancies in Dixie: Asian Americans and the South / Jigna Desai and Khyati Y. Joshi -- Disrupting Race and Place -- Selling the East in the American South: Bengali Muslim Peddlers in New Orleans and Beyond, 1880-1920 / Vivek Bald -- Racial Interstitiality and the Anxieties of the "Partly Colored": Representations of Asians under Jim Crow / Leslie Bow -- Racism Without Recognition: Toward a Model of Asian American Racialization / Amy Brandzel and Jigna Desai -- Community Formation and Profiles -- Segregation, Exclusion, and the Chinese Communities in Georgia, 1880s-1940 / Daniel Bronstein -- Moving Out of the Margins and Into the Mainstream: the Demographics of Asian Americans in the New South / Arthur Sakamoto, Changhwan Kim, and Isao Takei -- Natives of a Ghost Country: the Vietnamese in Houston and their Construction of a Postwar Community / Roy Vu -- Standing Up and Speaking Out: Hindu Americans and Christian Normativity in Metro Atlanta -- Khyati Y. Joshi -- Performing Race, Region, and Nation -- Southern Eruptions in Asian American Narratives / Jennifer Ho -- "A Tennessean in an Unlikely Package": the Stand-Up Comedy of Henry Cho / Jasmine Kar Tang -- "Like We Lost Our Citizenship": Vietnamese Americans, African Americans, and Hurricane Katrina / Marguerite Nguyen.
Subject Asian Americans -- Southern States.
Related Names Desai, Jigna.
Joshi, Khyati Y., 1970-
ISBN 9780252037832 cloth alkaline paper
0252037839 cloth alkaline paper
9780252079382 paperback alkaline paper
0252079388 paperback alkaline paper
9780252095955 (ebook)
OCLC number 841199171