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Author: Hisaye Yamamoto; King-Kok Cheung
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©1994.
Series: Women writers (New Brunswick, N.J.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes an authoritative text of the story, along with a chronology, critical essays, and a bibliography.

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hisaye Yamamoto; King-Kok Cheung
ISBN: 0813520525 9780813520520 0813520533 9780813520537
OCLC Number: 28631910
Description: ix, 224 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Seventeen syllables ; Yoneko's earthquake / Hisaye Yamamoto --
Background to the stories. Writing ; "--I still carry it around" / Hisaye Yamamoto --
Interview with Hisaye Yamamoto / King-Kok Cheung --
Critical essays. The short stories of Hisaye Yamamoto, Japanese American writer / Robert T. Rolf --
Hisaye Yamamoto : a woman's view / Elaine H. Kim --
The Issei father in the fiction of Hisaye Yamamoto / Charles L. Crow --
Relocation and dislocation : the writings of Hisaye Yamamoto and Wakako Yamauchi / Dorothy Ritsuko McDonald and Katharine Newman --
Legacies revealed : uncovering buried plots in the stories of Hisaye Yamamoto / Stan Yogi --Double-telling : intertextual silence in Hisaye Yamamoto's fiction / King-Kok Cheung --
Transplanted discourse in Yamamoto's "Seventeen syllables" / Donald C. Goellnicht --
"Seventeen syllables" : a symbolic haiku / Zenobia Baxter Mistri --
Adapting (to) the margins : Hot summer winds and the stories of Hisaye Yamamoto / Robert M. Payne.
Series Title: Women writers (New Brunswick, N.J.)
Responsibility: Hisaye Yamamoto ; edited and with an introduction by King-Kok Cheung.

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