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Ingratitude : the debt-bound daughter in Asian American literature

Author: Erin Khuê Ninh
Publisher: New York, N.Y : New York University Press, 2011.
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Anger and bitterness tend to pervade narratives written by second generation Asian American daughters, despite their largely unremarkable upbringings. The author explores this paradox, locating in  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erin Khuê Ninh
ISBN: 9780814758441 0814758444 9780814758458 0814758452 9780814758854 0814758851
OCLC Number: 743407523
Description: 207 Seiten
Contents: Introduction 1 The Filial Debtor: Jade Snow Wong 2 Refractions of Harm: Maxine Hong Kingston 3 The Caring of Jailers: Evelyn Lau, Catherine Liu 4 Desirable Daughters: Fae Myenne Ng, Elaine Mar, Chitra Divakaruni Afterword: The Ending Notes Bibliography Acknowledgments Index About the Author
Responsibility: Erin Khuê Ninh.


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"Deftly cognizant of the relationship between the filial and the financial, Ingratitudeseamlessly moves between well-known works and less-discussed memoirs. This archive, explored over the course of Read more...

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