skip to content
Screening Asian Americans Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Screening Asian Americans

Author: Peter X Feng
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2002.
Series: Rutgers depth of field series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This essay collection explores Asian-American cinematic representations historically and socially, on and off screen, as they contribute to the definition of American character.
Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 1 with a review

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter X Feng
ISBN: 0813530245 9780813530246 0813530253 9780813530253
OCLC Number: 46858243
Description: ix, 308 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Filming "Chinatown" : fake visions, bodily transformations / Sabine Haenni --
The early years : Asians in the American films prior to World War II (excerpt, with a new introduction) / Eugene Franklin Wong --
The desiring of Asian female bodies : interracial romance and cinematic subjection / Laura Hyun-Yi Kang --
A history of progress : Asian American media arts centers, 1970-1990 / Stephen Gong --
Identity and difference in "Filipino/a American" media arts / Rolando B. Tolentino --
A peculiar sensation : a personal genealogy of Korean American women's cinema / Helen Lee --
Historical consciousness and the viewer : Who killed Vincent Chin? / Bill Nichols --
The politics of video memory : electronic erasures and inscriptions / Marita Sturken --
Being Chinese American, becoming Asian American : Chan is missing / Peter X Feng --
Emigrants twice displaced : race, color, and identity in Mira Nair's Mississippi Masala / Binita Mehta --
Surname Viet given name Nam : spreading rumors & ex/changing histories / Linda Peckham --
Good clean Fung / Thomas Waugh --
"From the multitude of narratives--
for another telling for another recitation" : constructing and re-constructing Dictee and Memory/all echo / Jennifer Guarino-Trier --
Coming out into the global system : postmodern patriarchies and transnational sexualities in The wedding banquet / Mark Chiang --
On Fire / Gayatri Gopinath.
Series Title: Rutgers depth of field series.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Peter X. Feng.

Abstract:

This essay collection explores Asian-American cinematic representations historically and socially, on and off screen, as they contribute to the definition of American character. The history of Asian  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

Asian Americans in film and video

by jmcgough (WorldCat user published 2011-06-15) Good Permalink

This is a collection of 15 articles by as many authors, on Asian American cinematic history, in three main sections: 1. Asian American Bodies; 2. Histories of Asian American Cinema; 3. Asian American Film and Video in Context. There is also an Introduction by the editor.

A copy is held in the...
Read more...  Read more...

  • Was this review helpful to you?
  •   
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (4)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

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


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/46858243> # Screening Asian Americans
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "46858243" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Place/new_brunswick_n_j> ; # New Brunswick, N.J.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/asian_americans_in_motion_pictures> ; # Asian Americans in motion pictures
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.436520395073/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Place/amerika> ; # Amerika.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/film> ; # Film
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/americains_d_origine_asiatique_dans_l_industrie_cinematographique> ; # Américains d'origine asiatique dans l'industrie cinématographique
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/americains_d_origine_asiatique_au_cinema> ; # Américains d'origine asiatique au cinéma
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/asian_americans_in_the_motion_picture_industry> ; # Asian Americans in the motion picture industry
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Place/asien> ; # Asien.
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/59311849> ; # Peter X. Feng
    schema:copyrightYear "2002" ;
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:description "This essay collection explores Asian-American cinematic representations historically and socially, on and off screen, as they contribute to the definition of American character."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/35747704> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Series/rutgers_depth_of_field_series> ; # Rutgers depth of field series.
    schema:name "Screening Asian Americans"@en ;
    schema:productID "46858243" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46858243#PublicationEvent/new_brunswick_n_j_rutgers_university_press_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Agent/rutgers_university_press> ; # Rutgers University Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/goettingen/329169181.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813530246> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813530253> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA2Z6869> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46858243> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Agent/rutgers_university_press> # Rutgers University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Rutgers University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Place/new_brunswick_n_j> # New Brunswick, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New Brunswick, N.J." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Series/rutgers_depth_of_field_series> # Rutgers depth of field series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/46858243> ; # Screening Asian Americans
    schema:name "Rutgers depth of field series." ;
    schema:name "Rutgers depth of field series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/americains_d_origine_asiatique_au_cinema> # Américains d'origine asiatique au cinéma
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Américains d'origine asiatique au cinéma"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/americains_d_origine_asiatique_dans_l_industrie_cinematographique> # Américains d'origine asiatique dans l'industrie cinématographique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Américains d'origine asiatique dans l'industrie cinématographique"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/asian_americans_in_motion_pictures> # Asian Americans in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Asian Americans in motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35747704#Topic/asian_americans_in_the_motion_picture_industry> # Asian Americans in the motion picture industry
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Asian Americans in the motion picture industry"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59311849> # Peter X. Feng
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1966" ;
    schema:familyName "Feng" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter X." ;
    schema:name "Peter X. Feng" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813530246>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0813530245" ;
    schema:isbn "9780813530246" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813530253>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0813530253" ;
    schema:isbn "9780813530253" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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