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6 edition of Asian-American Literature found in the catalog.

Asian-American Literature

An Anthology

by Shirley Geok-Lin Lim

  • 39 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by NTC/Contemporary Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language & Literature,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Asian Americans,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American - General,
  • Asian American authors,
  • American literature,
  • Literary collections

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages563
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8242866M
    ISBN 100844217441
    ISBN 109780844217444

    Asian American literature dates back to the close of the 19th century, and during the years following World War II it significantly expanded in volume and diversity. Monumental in scope, this encyclopedia surveys Asian American literature from its origins through Included are more than alphabetically arranged entries on writers, major works, significant historical events, and.   The Asian American Literature Festival makes a big, bold return At the festival’s debut in , a “Literary Address” session was held to discuss the state of Asian literature. (Emmanuel.

    Asian-American Literature is fully indexed and includes a comprehensive new introduction by the editor, which places the collected material in its historical and intellectual context. An indispensable reference collection, it is destined to be valued by scholars and students as a vital one-stop research and pedgagogic resource. Ecocriticism and Asian American Literature: Gold Mountains, Weedflowers, and Murky Globes offers an ecocritical reinterpretation of Asian American literature. The book considers more than a century of Asian American writing, from Eaton’s Mrs. Spring Fragrance () to Ozeki's A Tale for the Time Being (), through an ecocritical lens.

    An informative and original collection of twenty-five essays, the Resource Guide to Asian American Literature offers background materials for the study of this expanding discipline and suggests strategies and ideas for teaching well-known Asian American works.. The volume focuses on fifteen novels and book-length prose narratives (among them Meena Alexander’s Nampally Road, Louis Chu’s Eat.   Asian American Literature is a growing new subdivision of multicultural literature. Asian Americans are a heterogeneous group of people in the United States with origins to one or more countries in e, Filipinos, Japanese, Indians, Koreans and Vietnamese are the main representatives of this : Winnie Shyam.


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