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Amy Tan

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2000.
Series: Modern critical views.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the author's work through critical essays that explore themes such as loss, ethnicity, and family relationships from a variety of approaches.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Amy Tan; 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.

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Examines the author's work through critical essays that explore themes such as loss, ethnicity, and family relationships from a variety of approaches.

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