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Author Lee, Rachel C., 1966-

Title The Americas of Asian American literature : gendered fictions of nation and transnation / Rachel C. Lee
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1999]


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Description xi, 205 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Fraternal Devotions: Carlos Bulosan and the Sexual Politics of America -- Ch. 2. Gish Jen and the Gendered Codes of Americanness -- Ch. 3. Transversing Nationalism, Gender, and Sexuality in Jessica Hagedorn's Dogeaters -- Ch. 4. Global-Local Discourse and Gendered Screen Fictions in Karen Tei Yamashita's Through the Arc of the Rain Forest -- Conclusion: Asian American Feminist Literary Criticism on Multiple Terrains -- App. 1. Number of Plots in Dogeaters -- App. 2. Epigraphs and Other Quoted Material in Dogeaters
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [185]-198) and index
Subject Yamashita, Karen Tei, 1951- Through the arc of the rain forest
Hagedorn, Jessica Tarahata, 1949- Dogeaters
Bulosan, Carlos -- Political and social views.
Jen, Gish -- Political and social views.
Asian Americans -- Intellectual life.
American fiction -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
National characteristics, American, in literature.
Asian Americans in literature.
Gender identity in literature.
Sex role in literature.
LC no. 99014575
ISBN 0691059608 alkaline paper
0691059616 paperback alkaline paper