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Author Wong, Sau-ling Cynthia.
Title Reading Asian American literature : from necessity to extravagance / Sau-ling Cynthia Wong.
Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1993]
©1993

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.A84 W66 1993    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.A84 W66 1993    AVAILABLE  
Author Wong, Sau-ling Cynthia.
Subject American literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism.
Asian Americans -- Intellectual life.
Ethnic relations in literature.
Asian Americans in literature.
Description x, 258 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-248) and index.
ISBN 0691068755 (cl) : $39.50
0691015414 (pb) : $14.95
OCLC # 27144251
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction: Constructing an Asian American Textual Coalition3
Ch. 1Big Eaters, Treat Lovers, "Food Prostitutes," "Food Pornographers," and Doughnut Makers18
Ch. 2Encounters with the Racial Shadow77
Ch. 3The Politics of Mobility118
Ch. 4The Asian American Homo Ludens: Work, Play, and Art166
 Notes213
 Works Cited231
 Index249


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