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The children of 1965 : on writing, and not writing, as an Asian American / Min Hyoung Song.

Author/Creator:
Song, Min, 1970-
Publication:
Durham ; London : Duke University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (295 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
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Subjects:
American literature -- Asian American authors.
American literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
A new generation of Asian American writers has garnered critical and popular attention since the 1990s. Min Hyoung Song argues that their diverse work pushes against existing ways of thinking about race.
Contents:
Introduction: we all have our reasons
Impositions of form
Theorizing expectations
The trope of the lost manuscript
Not ethnic literature
American personhood
Lines of flight
Comics and the changing meaning of race
Allegory and the child in Jhumpa Lahiri's fiction
Becoming planetary
Desert-orient-nomad
Conclusion: world-making.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-8223-5451-9
0-8223-7894-9
OCLC:
1139629694
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822378945 doi