Mobile Homes: Spatial and Cultural Negotiation in Asian American Literature, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Mobile Homes

Spatial and Cultural Negotiation in Asian American Literature, 1st Edition

By Su-Ching Huang


142 pages | 10 B/W Illus.

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The writers discussed in the book include Chiang Yee, Hualing Nieh, David Wong Louie, Fae Myenne Ng, John Okada, and Toshio Mori. Their publication dates span from the 1940s up to 2000.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Mutual Authentication of the Silent Traveller and the American Landscape 2. Female Nomadology 3. Gastronomic Mobility and Model Minority 4. Transnationality, Heterogeneity, and Spatial Negotiation in Asian American Fiction. Works Cited. Works Consulted.

About the Author

Assistant Professor of English at National Taiwan University, Su-Ching Huang serves as Editor-in-chief of Chung Wai Literary Monthly, a Chinese-language scholarly journal based in Taiwan. She has taught at Edinboro University in Pennsylvania, Rochester Institute of Technology, and University of Rochester. She has published essays on the Chinese American travel writer Chiang Yee and feminist theatre.

About the Series

Studies in Asian Americans

Reconceptualizing Culture, History, Politics

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / Asian American
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies