Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, statewide lending via OhioLINK and SearchOhio has been suspended. OPAL member libraries have closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Please contact your library with specific lending requests or if you need assistance.
Record 2 of 2
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Title Culture, identity, commodity : diasporic Chinese literatures in English / edited by Tseen Khoo and Kam Louie.
Imprint Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2005.

Subject American literature -- Chinese American authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Chinese authors -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Chinese in literature.
Alt Name Khoo, Tseen, 1970-
Louie, Kam.
Description 1 online resource (320 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Contents Cover -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Contributors -- INTRODUCTION Culture, Identity, Commodity: Testing Diasporic Literary Boundaries -- 1 ""Peeking Ducks"" and ""Food Pomographers"": Commodifying Culinary Chinese Americanness -- 2 Market Forces and Powerful Desires: Reading Evelyn Lau's Cultural Labor -- 3 ""There're a Billion Bellies Out There"": Commodity Fetishism, The Uber-Oriental, and the Geopolitics of Desire in David Henry Hwang's M. Butterfly -- 4 ""How Taste Remembers Life"": Diasporic Memory and Community in Fred Wah's Poetry.
5 ""Where are you from?"": New Imaginings of Identity in Chinese-Australian Writing -- 6 The Problem of Diaspora: On Chinese Canadian Cultural Production in English -- 7 ""Forays into Acts of Transformation"": Queering Chinese-Canadian Diasporic Fictions -- 8 Decentring Orientalist and Ocker Masculinities in Birds of Passage -- 9 Exporting Feminism: Jade Snow Wong's Global Tour -- 10 Sleep No More: Ouyang Yu's Wake-up Call to Multicultural Australia -- 11 On Ascriptive and Acquisitional Americanness: The Accidental Asian and the Illogic of Assimilation.
12 ""Many Degrees of Dark and Light"": Sliding the Scale of Whiteness with Simone Lazaroo -- Index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789882200951 (electronic bk.)
9882200958 (electronic bk.)
9789622097605 (hbk.)
962209760X (hbk.)
962209760X (hbk.)
OCLC # 647930836
Link HKU Press digital editions.
Additional Format Print version: Culture, identity, commodity. Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2005 (DLC) 2006478104

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team