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The Resource Literary gestures : the aesthetic in Asian American writing, edited by Rocío G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee

Literary gestures : the aesthetic in Asian American writing, edited by Rocío G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee

Label
Literary gestures : the aesthetic in Asian American writing
Title
Literary gestures
Title remainder
the aesthetic in Asian American writing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rocío G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/895
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.A84
LC item number
L58 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davis, Rocío G
  • Lee, Sue-Im
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans in literature
  • Aesthetics, American
Label
Literary gestures : the aesthetic in Asian American writing, edited by Rocío G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [203]-225) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the aesthetic in Asian American literary discourse / Sue-Im Lee -- Asian American critical discourse in Academia. Autonomy and representation : aesthetics and the crisis of Asian American cultural politics in the controversy over Blu's hanging / Mark Chiang ; Interventing innocence : race, 'resistance, ' and the Asian North American avant-garde / Iyko Day -- Aesthetics and ethnicity. The Asian American in a turtleneck : fusing the aesthetic and the didactic in Maxine Hong Kingston's Tripmaster monkey / Mita Banerjee ; The language of ethnicity : John Yau's poetry and the ethnic/aesthetic divide / Christina Mar ; "A flame against a sleeping lake of petrol" : form and the sympathetic witness in Selvadurai's Funny boy and Ondaatje's Anil's ghost / Patricia P. Chu ; Poignant pleasures : feminist ethics as aesthetics in Juhmpa Lahiri and Naita Rao Badami / Gita Rajan -- Intertexts : Asian American writing and literary movements. "A loose horse" : Asian American poetry and the aesthetics of the ideogram / Josephine Nock-Hee Park ; "A new rule for the imagination" : rewriting modernism in Bone / Donatella Izzo -- Rewriting form, reading for new expression. Performing dialogic subjectivities : the aesthetic project of autobiographical collaboration in Days and nights in Calcutta / Rocío G. Davis ; Bicultural world creation : Laurence Yep, Cynthia Kadohata, and Asian American fantasy / Celestine Woo ; Dismantling the realist character in Velina Hasu Houston's Tea and David Henry Hwang's FOB / Kimberly M. Jew
Control code
61362237
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 239 pages
Isbn
9781592133659
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005053805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Literary gestures : the aesthetic in Asian American writing, edited by Rocío G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [203]-225) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the aesthetic in Asian American literary discourse / Sue-Im Lee -- Asian American critical discourse in Academia. Autonomy and representation : aesthetics and the crisis of Asian American cultural politics in the controversy over Blu's hanging / Mark Chiang ; Interventing innocence : race, 'resistance, ' and the Asian North American avant-garde / Iyko Day -- Aesthetics and ethnicity. The Asian American in a turtleneck : fusing the aesthetic and the didactic in Maxine Hong Kingston's Tripmaster monkey / Mita Banerjee ; The language of ethnicity : John Yau's poetry and the ethnic/aesthetic divide / Christina Mar ; "A flame against a sleeping lake of petrol" : form and the sympathetic witness in Selvadurai's Funny boy and Ondaatje's Anil's ghost / Patricia P. Chu ; Poignant pleasures : feminist ethics as aesthetics in Juhmpa Lahiri and Naita Rao Badami / Gita Rajan -- Intertexts : Asian American writing and literary movements. "A loose horse" : Asian American poetry and the aesthetics of the ideogram / Josephine Nock-Hee Park ; "A new rule for the imagination" : rewriting modernism in Bone / Donatella Izzo -- Rewriting form, reading for new expression. Performing dialogic subjectivities : the aesthetic project of autobiographical collaboration in Days and nights in Calcutta / Rocío G. Davis ; Bicultural world creation : Laurence Yep, Cynthia Kadohata, and Asian American fantasy / Celestine Woo ; Dismantling the realist character in Velina Hasu Houston's Tea and David Henry Hwang's FOB / Kimberly M. Jew
Control code
61362237
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 239 pages
Isbn
9781592133659
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005053805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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