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The Routledge Companion to Asian American and Pacific Islander Literature

Edited by: Rachel C. Lee

Print publication date:  May  2014
Online publication date:  June  2014

Print ISBN: 9780415642484
eBook ISBN: 9781315779089
Adobe ISBN: 9781317698418

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The Routledge Companion to Asian American and Pacific Islander Literature offers a general introduction as well as a range of critical approaches to this important and expanding field. Divided into three sections, the volume:

  • Introduces "keywords" connecting the theories, themes and methodologies distinctive to Asian American Literature
  • Addresses historical periods, geographies and literary identities
  • Looks at different genre, form and interdisciplinarity

With 41 essays from scholars in the field this collection is a comprehensive guide to a significant area of literary study for students and teachers of Ethnic American, Asian diasporic and Pacific Islander Literature.

Contributors: Christine Bacareza Balance, Victor Bascara, Leslie Bow, Joshua Takano Chambers-Letson, Tina Chen, Anne Anlin Cheng, Mark Chiang, Patricia P. Chu, Robert Diaz, Pin-chia Feng, Tara Fickle, Donald Goellnicht, Helena Grice, Eric Hayot, Tamara C. Ho, Hsuan L. Hsu, Mark C. Jerng, Laura Hyun Yi Kang, Daniel Y. Kim, Jodi Kim, James Kyung-Jin Lee, Rachel C. Lee, Jinqi Ling, Colleen Lye, Sean Metzger, Susette Min, Susan Y. Najita, Viet Thanh Nguyen, erin KhuĂȘ Ninh, Eve Oishi, Josephine Nock-Hee Park, Steven Salaita, Shu-mei Shi, Rajini Srikanth, Brian Kim Stefans, Erin Suzuki, Theresa Tensuan, Cynthia Tolentino, Thuy Linh Nguyen Tu, Eleanor Ty, Traise Yamamoto, Timothy Yu.

Table of contents

Prelims Download PDF
Introduction Download PDF
Chapter  1:  Adoptee Download PDF
Chapter  2:  Aesthetics Download PDF
Chapter  3:  Affect/Family/Filiality Download PDF
Chapter  4:  Agency/Asiancy Download PDF
Chapter  5:  Biopolitics Download PDF
Chapter  6:  Coolie Download PDF
Chapter  7:  Cultural Capital Download PDF
Chapter  8:  Empire Download PDF
Chapter  9:  Fashion Download PDF
Chapter  10:  Fetish Download PDF
Chapter  11:  I-Hotel Download PDF
Chapter  12:  Imprisonment/Internment/Detention Download PDF
Chapter  13:  Militarization Download PDF
Chapter  14:  Oceania Download PDF
Chapter  15:  Sexuality Download PDF
Chapter  16:  Nineteenth-Century Orientalisms Download PDF
Chapter  17:  Arab American Literature Download PDF
Chapter  18:  Asian American 1960s Download PDF
Chapter  19:  Asian Canadian Download PDF
Chapter  20:  Burmese American Literature Download PDF
Chapter  21:  East Asian Approaches to Asian American Literary Studies Download PDF
Chapter  22:  Equatorial Archipelagoes Download PDF
Chapter  23:  European Asian American Literary Studies Download PDF
Chapter  24:  Korean War Fiction Download PDF
Chapter  25:  Late (Global) Capital Download PDF
Chapter  26:  Modernism Download PDF
Chapter  27:  Sinophone American Literature Download PDF
Chapter  28:  The South Asian Subcontinent Download PDF
Chapter  29:  Transpacific Download PDF
Chapter  30:  Viet Nam Download PDF
Chapter  31:  Asian American Autobiography/Memoir Download PDF
Chapter  32:  Avant-Garde Download PDF
Chapter  33:  Bildung Download PDF
Chapter  34:  Comics Download PDF
Chapter  35:  Narrative and Gaming Download PDF
Chapter  36:  New Media Download PDF
Chapter  37:  Pathography/Illness Narratives Download PDF
Chapter  38:  Performance Download PDF
Chapter  39:  Poetry Download PDF
Chapter  40:  Song, Orality, and Pop Download PDF
Chapter  41:  Speculative Fiction Download PDF
Index Download PDF
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