From Exile To Diaspora: Versions Of The Filipino Experience In The United States, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

From Exile To Diaspora

Versions Of The Filipino Experience In The United States, 1st Edition

By E. San Juan

Routledge

244 pages

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Description

This book includes essays of the narrative of Filipino lives in the United States to provoke interrogation of the conventional wisdom and a critique of the global system of capital. It helps in constituting the Filipino community as an agent of historic change in a racist society.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Alias "Flips," "Pinoys," "Brown Monkeys … ": From the Boondocks to the "Belly of the Beast" 2. From Identity Politics to Transformative Critique 3. Arming the Spirit, Writing in Times of Emergency 4. Bulosan's Metamorphosis: The Return of the Alter/Native 5. Resistance, Intervention, Deliverance: Lessons from Philip Vera Cruz 6. Prophesying a Permanent Cultural Revolution 7. Fragments from an Exile's Journal

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General