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Through the Arc of the Rain Forest
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Karen Tei Yamashita
Categories: Brazil
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-12 - Publisher:

A freewheeling black comedy bound up in cultural confusion, political insanity, and environmental catastrophe.
Uncertain Mirrors
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Jesús Benito Sánchez
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01 - Publisher: Rodopi

Uncertain Mirrors realigns magical realism within a changing critical landscape, from Aristotelian mimesis to Adorno's concept of negative dialectics. In betwee
Approaches to Teaching the Works of Karen Tei Yamashita
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Ruth Y. Hsu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-01 - Publisher: Modern Language Association

Structurally innovative and culturally expansive, the works of Karen Tei Yamashita invite readers to rethink conventional paradigms of genres and national tradi
Karen Tei Yamashita
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: A. Robert Lee
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-30 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Karen Tei Yamashita’s novels, essays, and performance scripts have garnered considerable praise from scholars and reviewers, and are taught not only in the Un
An Interethnic Companion to Asian American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 436
Authors: King-Kok Cheung
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A survey of Asian American literature.
Understanding Karen Tei Yamashita
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Jolie A. Sheffer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-18 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

Among the most trenchant and provocative writers of globalization, Karen Tei Yamashita is one of the most significant, ambitious, and widely taught Asian Americ
Migrant Futures
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Aimee Bahng
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-27 - Publisher: Duke University Press

In Migrant Futures Aimee Bahng traces the cultural production of futurity by juxtaposing the practices of speculative finance against those of speculative ficti
Hemispheric American Studies
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Caroline F. Levander
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-04 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

This landmark collection brings together a range of exciting new comparative work in the burgeoning field of hemispheric studies. Scholars working in the fields
Ecocriticism and Asian American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Begoña Simal-González
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-24 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Ecocriticism and Asian American Literature: Gold Mountains, Weedflowers, and Murky Globes offers an ecocritical reinterpretation of Asian American literature. T
The Environmental Justice Reader
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Joni Adamson
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

A collection of essays on the environmental justice movement, examining the various ways that teaching, art, and political action affect change in environmental