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Many-mouthed birds : contemporary writing by Chinese Canadians

Author: Bennett Lee; Jim Wong-Chu
Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. : Douglas & McIntyre ; Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©1991.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Many-mouthed birds.
Vancouver, B.C. : Douglas & McIntyre ; Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)812159549
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bennett Lee; Jim Wong-Chu
ISBN: 0295971495 9780295971490 0888947119 9780888947116
OCLC Number: 23869011
Description: viii, 184 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Why my mother can't speak English / Garry Engkent --
How feel I do? Hippo luck. Merritt B.C. revisited 1965 / Jim Wong-Chu --
Everyone talked loudly in Chinatown / Anne Jew --
And then something went / Sean Gunn --
The jade peony / Wayson Choy --
The dream. Snow / Ariel Grue Lee --
Port Moody / Paul Ching Lee --
Glass / Evelyn Lau --
Eighty years bathing / Larissa Lai --
Prairie night 1939 / Paul Yee --
Friend 1 / Weyman Chan --
The imperialism of syntax / Laiwan --
The concubine's children / Denise Chong --
Hardhats and safety boots must be worn on this project. Still life with frangipani. Orchid riddles / Lydia Kwa --
The water story. Prentiss and the island. The All Edges Band estuary, side two lizards / Ben Soo --
From Disappearing Moon Cafe / Sky Lee --
From Sacred texts / Jam. Ismail --
Mabel's hockey game / Winston Christopher Kam --
From "The Sullen Shapes of Poems" / Lucy Ng --
Elite / Fred Wah --
Last words II / Paul Yee.
Responsibility: edited by Bennett Lee and Jim Wong-Chu.

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