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Cultural curiosity thirteen stories about the search for Chinese roots

Author: Josephine M T Khu
Publisher: Berkeley University of California Press Birmingham, AL, USA EBSCO Industries, Inc. 2001
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is an anthology of autobiographical essays of the Chinese diaspora. Written by ethnic Chinese who were born or raised outside of China, these pieces, full of the details of everyday life, describe the experience of growing up as a visible minority and the subsequent journey each author made to China.
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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Josephine M T Khu
ISBN: 9780520924918 0520924916 0585389357 9780585389356 9780520223400 0520223403 9780520223417 0520223411
OCLC Number: 704500457
Accession No: (DE-599)HEB420078266 (OCoLC)704500457
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-272)
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (xiv, 272 pages)
Contents: Preface, by Josephine M. T. Khu Acknowledgments Full Circle, by Nancy Work Through a Window, by Graham Chan Travels Afar, by Maria Tham In Search of Lin Jia Zhuang, by Milan L. Lin-Rodrigo No Roots, Old Roots, by Graziella Hsu My Father's Land, by Meilin Ching Ears Attuned to Two Cultures, by Henry Chan Guilt Trip to China, by Richard Chu In Search of My Ancestral Home, by Myra Sidharta A Yellow American in China, by Bradley J. Wong One Family, Two Fates, by Carolyn Koo In My Father's Shadow, by William Shang Coming Home, by Lily Wu Epilogue, by Josephine M. T. Khu Notes Glossary References
Responsibility: edited by Josephine M.T. Khu

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This anthology of autobiographical essays aims to reveal the human side of the Chinese diaspora. Written by ethnic Chinese who were born or raised outside of China, they describe the experience of  Read more...

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"A rich, important slice of Chinese diasporic experience." - John Kuo Wei Tchen, Asian Pacific American Studies Program and Institute, New York University "[These essays] open up a realm of Read more...

 
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