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Conversations with Gish Jen

Author: Gish Jen; Jianqing Zheng; Bi-ling Chen, Dr.
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2018] ©2018
Series: Literary conversations series
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"'Conversations with Gish Jen' is the first collection of interviews with the renowned contemporary American author Gish Jen (b. 1955), whose acclaimed fiction and nonfiction have fascinated American readers for more than thirty years. The conversations in this book offer first-hand information not only about Jen's authorial intentions, but also about her life as a daughter of Chinese immigrants. Spanning more than  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Conversations with Gish Jen.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2018]
(DLC) 2018014006
Named Person: Gish Jen; Gish Jen
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gish Jen; Jianqing Zheng; Bi-ling Chen, Dr.
ISBN: 9781496819376 1496819373
OCLC Number: 1031410277
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The intimate outsider: Gish Jen / Marilyn Berlin Snell --
Writing about the things that are dangerous: a conversation with Gish Jen / Martha Satz --
Interview with Gish Jen / Yuko Matsukawa --
Gish Jen: interview / Rachel Lee --
Gish Jen: so, aren't you going to ask if i'm Jewish? / Ron Hogan --
Gish Jen: an interview on the American experience / Lilli Leggio --
An interview with Gish Jen / Sarah Anne Johnson --
Interview with Gish Jen / Bill Moyers --
A conversation with Gish Jen about the love wife / Bookbrowse --
Gish Jen talks about how she became a writer / Rob Neufeld --
A conversation with Gish Jen / Suzanne Koven --
Interview with Gish Jen: tiger writer whose novels reflect the ways in which we view ourselves and our culture --
Jennifer Haupt --
Interview with Gish Jen / Paul Peppis --
An interview with Gish Jen / Katie Young Foste --
"Give me my daily wickedness": celebrated novelist Gish Jen talks with chapter 16 about truth-telling and the project of fiction / Sarah Norris- --
An interview with Gish Jen / Ryan Kim --
Gish Jen: the self in the world / Jason Gots --
A conversation with Gish Jen / Biling Chen.
Series Title: Literary conversations series
Responsibility: edited by John Zheng and Biling Chen.

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Presents the first collection of interviews with the renowned contemporary American author Gish Jen. Spanning more than two decades, beginning in 1991 and ending with a new, unpublished interview  Read more...

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