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The Resource Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto

Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto

Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography
Title
Chiang Yee
Title remainder
the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography
Statement of responsibility
Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the true story of Chiang Yee, a renowned writer, artist, and worldwide traveler, best known for the Silent Traveller serie̮sstories of England, the United States, Ireland, France, Japan, and Australi̮aall written in his humorous, delightfully refreshing, and enlightening literary style. This biography is more than a recounting of extraordinary accomplishments. Da Zheng uncovers Yee's encounters with racial exclusion and immigration laws, displacement, exile, and the pain and losses he endured hidden behind a popular public image
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zheng, Da
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chiang, Yee
  • Chiang, Yee
  • Chinese American authors
  • Chinese American artists
  • Chinese
  • Chinese
  • Asian diaspora
  • Chinese in literature
  • China
  • Exiles' writings, English
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Asian diaspora
  • Chinese
  • Chinese American artists
  • Chinese American authors
  • Chinese in literature
  • Exiles' writings, English
  • Literature
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • China
  • England
  • United States
Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: Chiang Yee As I Knew Him; Acknowledgments; A Note on Romanization; 1. Chinese Childhood; 2. Revolutionary Era; 3. Civil Servant; 4. No Longer in Need of a Bench; 5. Another C.Y.; 6. "TheThing Has Come At Last"; 7. My Own World; 8. Oxford Years; 9. "My English Christmas"; 10. To America; 11. Americanized; 12. "Invisible Pains"; 13. Home; 14. Family and Love; 15. China Revisited; 16. Homeward Bound; Notes; Primary Sources; Writings by Chiang Yee; Index
Control code
ocn779828707
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 314 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549279
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jtbpf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828707
Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: Chiang Yee As I Knew Him; Acknowledgments; A Note on Romanization; 1. Chinese Childhood; 2. Revolutionary Era; 3. Civil Servant; 4. No Longer in Need of a Bench; 5. Another C.Y.; 6. "TheThing Has Come At Last"; 7. My Own World; 8. Oxford Years; 9. "My English Christmas"; 10. To America; 11. Americanized; 12. "Invisible Pains"; 13. Home; 14. Family and Love; 15. China Revisited; 16. Homeward Bound; Notes; Primary Sources; Writings by Chiang Yee; Index
Control code
ocn779828707
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 314 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549279
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jtbpf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828707

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