Asian North American Identities: Beyond the Hyphen by Eleanor Ty,Donald C. Goellnicht

By Eleanor Ty,Donald C. Goellnicht

The 9 essays in Asian North American Identities discover how Asian North americans are not any longer stuck among worlds of the outdated and the recent, the east and the west, and the south and the north. relocating past nationwide and diasporic types of ethnic identification to target the person emotions and reviews of these who're now not a part of a dominant white majority, the essays accumulated right here draw from a variety of resources, together with novels, artwork, images, poetry, cinema, theatre, and pop culture. The e-book illustrates how Asian North americans are constructing new methods of seeing and brooding about themselves by means of eluding imposed identities and growing areas that provide substitute websites from which to talk and picture.

Contributors are Jeanne Yu-Mei Chiu, Patricia Chu, Rocio G. Davis, Donald C. Goellnicht, Karlyn Koh, Josephine Lee, Leilani Nishime, Caroline Rody, Jeffrey J. Santa Ana, Malini Johar Schueller, and Eleanor Ty.

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