skip to content
Amy Tan Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Amy Tan

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2000.
Series: Modern critical views.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Examines the author's work through critical essays that explore themes such as loss, ethnicity, and family relationships from a variety of approaches.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Amy Tan; Amy Tan; Amy Tan
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0791056589 9780791056585
OCLC Number: 42680405
Description: vii, 183 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Theorizing ethnicity and subjectivity : Maxine Hong Kingston's Tripmaster monkey and Amy Tan's The joy luck club / Malini Johar Schueller --
Generational differences and the diaspora in The joy luck club / Walter Shear --
Daughter-text/mother-text : matrilineage in Amy Tan's Joy luck club / Marina Heung --
Memory and the ethnic self : reading Amy Tan's The joy luck club / Ben Xu --
"Only two kinds of daughters" : inter-monologue dialogicity in The joy luck club / Stephen Souris --
Chinese American women, language, and moving subjectivity / Victoria Chen --
The spirit within : an interview with Amy Tan / Salon magazine --
Swan-feather mothers and Coca-cola daughters : teaching Amy Tan's The joy luck club / Wendy Ho --
The hundred secret senses / E.D. Huntley --
The semiotics of China narratives in the con/texts of Maxine Hong Kingston and Amy Tan / Yuan Yuan.
Series Title: Modern critical views.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.

Abstract:

-- Brings together the best criticism on the most widely read poets, novelists, and playwrights-- Presents complex critical portraits of the most influential writers in the English-speaking world --  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"As Newsweek said: "A publishing venture almost without precedent..."

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/42680405>
library:oclcnum"42680405"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113456>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Women and literature--United States--History--20th century."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2000"
schema:datePublished"2000"
schema:description"Examines the author's work through critical essays that explore themes such as loss, ethnicity, and family relationships from a variety of approaches."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/866285822>
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"Amy Tan"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.