a study guide for maxine hong kingston s women warrior memoirs of girlhood among ghosts

Book Title : A study guide for Maxine Hong Kingston s Women Warrior Memoirs of Girlhood Among Ghosts
Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2015-03-13
Pages : 15
ISBN : 9781410320605
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A study guide for Maxine Hong Kingston's "Women Warrior: Memoirs of Girlhood Among Ghosts", excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Literary themes for Students: War and Peace series. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Literary themes for Students: War and Peace for all of your research needs.

Book Title : A Study Guide for Maxine Hong Kingston s On Discovery
Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Release Date :
Pages : 26
ISBN : 9781410354464
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Book Title : A Study Guide for Amy Tan s The Bonesetter s Daughter
Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2015-09-24
Pages : 15
ISBN : 9781410319708
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A Study Guide for Amy Tan's "The Bonesetter's Daughter," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.

Book Title : A Study Guide for Xuefei Jin s In the Kindergarten
Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Release Date :
Pages : 20
ISBN : 9781410349538
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A Study Guide for Xuefei Jin's "In the Kindergarten," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Short Stories for Students for all of your research needs.

Book Title : A Study Guide for Amy Tan s The Kitchen God s Wife
Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2016-06-29
Pages : 25
ISBN : 9781410350534
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A Study Guide for Amy Tan's "The Kitchen God's Wife," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.

Book Title : The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature Since 1945
Author : Guiyou Huang
Publisher :
Release Date : 2006
Pages : 256
ISBN : UOM:39015064939385
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Traces the history of Asian American literature from the end of World War II to the beginning of the twenty-first century, covering six genres and reviewing major historical developments and social movements.

Book Title : Conversations with Maxine Hong Kingston
Author : Maxine Hong Kingston
Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
Release Date : 1998
Pages : 237
ISBN : 1578060591
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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In 1976 Maxine Hong Kingston burst into American literature with the publication of The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts. Since then her subsequent works--China Men (1980) and Tripmaster Monkey: His Fake Book (1989)--have startled readers with their complex projections of Asian-American life as a bi-cultural and bilingual adventure filled with contemporary confusions and ancient legends, inherited values, and new loyalties. Kingston has written of her family upbringing in Stockton, California, of the stories her mother told her as advice and warning, of her father's illegal arrival in the United States, of the exploits of grandfathers who worked on the rails in California, of San Francisco street life in the 1960s, and of traditional Chinese legends. Whatever her subject, she claims America for herself and other Asian Americans whose histories are an essential part of the larger American tapestry. In this collection of interviews Kingston talks about her life, her writing, and her objectives. From the first, her books have hovered along the hazy line between fiction and nonfiction, memoir and imagination. As she answers her critics and readers, she both clarifies the differences and exults in the difficulties of distinguishing between the remembered and the re-created. She explains how she worked to bridge her parents' Chinese dialect with American slang, how she learned to explore her inheritance and find new relevance in her mother's "talk stories," and how she developed the complex juxtapositions of myths and memoir that fill her books. Always savvy, often provocative, constantly amused and amusing, Kingston provides a vivid commentary on her writing and offers insight into a body of her work.

Book Title : Democracy Is Not a Spectator Sport
Author : Arthur Blaustein
Publisher : Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
Release Date : 2011-03-28
Pages : 272
ISBN : 9781616080624
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Previous eds. titled: Make a difference.

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Author : 石平萍
Publisher :
Release Date : 2004
Pages : 264
ISBN : STANFORD:36105123168424
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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本书以在美国华裔妇女文学中的母女关系主题为切入点,着眼于重要作家的代表作,即汤亭亭的《女勇士》、谭恩美的《喜福会》和伍慧明的《骨》,勾勒出不同阶段的华裔母系文学的特点和共性。从而关注更深层面和更广意义上的种族与性别政治。

Book Title : The Columbia Guide to Asian American History
Author : Gary Y. Okihiro
Publisher : Columbia University Press
Release Date : 2005-03-30
Pages : 352
ISBN : 9780231505956
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Offering a rich and insightful road map of Asian American history as it has evolved over more than 200 years, this book marks the first systematic attempt to take stock of this field of study. It examines, comments, and questions the changing assumptions and contexts underlying the experiences and contributions of an incredibly diverse population of Americans. Arriving and settling in this nation as early as the 1790s, with American-born generations stretching back more than a century, Asian Americans have become an integral part of the American experience; this cleverly organized book marks the trajectory of that journey, offering researchers invaluable information and interpretation. Part 1 offers a synoptic narrative history, a chronology, and a set of periodizations that reflect different ways of constructing the Asian American past. Part 2 presents lucid discussions of historical debates—such as interpreting the anti-Chinese movement of the late 1800s and the underlying causes of Japanese American internment during World War II—and such emerging themes as transnationalism and women and gender issues. Part 3 contains a historiographical essay and a wide-ranging compilation of book, film, and electronic resources for further study of core themes and groups, including Chinese, Japanese, Filipino, Hmong, Indian, Korean, Vietnamese, and others.