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The Resource The Americas of Asian American Literature : Gendered Fictions of Nation and Transnation

The Americas of Asian American Literature : Gendered Fictions of Nation and Transnation

Label
The Americas of Asian American Literature : Gendered Fictions of Nation and Transnation
Title
The Americas of Asian American Literature
Title remainder
Gendered Fictions of Nation and Transnation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on a wide array of literary, historical, and theoretical sources, Rachel Lee addresses current debates on the relationship among Asian American ethnic identity, national belonging, globalization, and gender. Lee argues that scholars have traditionally placed undue emphasis on ethnic-based political commitments--whether these are construed as national or global--in their readings of Asian American texts. This has constrained the intelligibility of stories that are focused less on ethnicity than on kinship, family dynamics, eroticism, and gender roles. In response, Lee makes a case for a
Cataloging source
MERUC
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Lee, Rachel C
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Yamashita, Karen Tei
  • Hagedorn, Jessica Tarahata
  • Bulosan, Carlos
  • Jen, Gish
  • Bulosan, Carlos
  • Jen, Gish
  • American fiction
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American fiction
  • Asian Americans in literature
  • Asian Americans
  • Feminism and literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Political and social views
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women and literature
  • United States
Label
The Americas of Asian American Literature : Gendered Fictions of Nation and Transnation
Instantiates
Publication
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
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
ocn705527085
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823208
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttx0n3
  • 83c350a0-ebe4-487c-9b62-60199e536db8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527085
Label
The Americas of Asian American Literature : Gendered Fictions of Nation and Transnation
Publication
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
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
ocn705527085
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823208
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttx0n3
  • 83c350a0-ebe4-487c-9b62-60199e536db8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527085

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