Politicizing Asian American literature : towards a critical multiculturalism / by Youngsuk Chae

Author(s): Chae, Youngsuk
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Subjects: Tropic of orange
My year of meats
American literature--Asian American authors--History and criticism
Politics in literature
Multiculturalism in literature
Emigration and immigration in literature
Asian Americans--Intellectual life
Identity (Psychology) in literature
Asian Americans in literature
Immigrants in literature
Yamashita, Karen Tei, Tropic of orange
Ozeki, Ruth L My year of meats
Yamashita, Karen Tei, 1951- Tropic of orange
Ozeki, Ruth L. My year of meats
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Routledge, c2008
Series: Studies in Asian Americans
Asian Americans
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: xii, 169 p. ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2007018710
ISBN: 0415960991
ISBN: 9780415960991
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-161) and index
Contents: "Who consumes multiculturalism?" -- Part I : Politically acquiescent Asian American multiculturalism -- Cultural economies of model minority creation -- measuring silences in popular Asian American literature -- Part II : Politically conscious Asian American multiculturalism -- Beyond ethnicity : the critical movement in Asian American literature -- Is there any essential component of Asian American literature? : Karen Tei Yamashita's Tropic of orange -- Counteracting the hegemonic discourse of "America" : Ruth Ozeki's My year of meats -- Multiculturalism, or an international marketing of U.S. capitalism
OCLC Number: 124163631
ISBN/ISSN: 0415960991
9780415960991