Screaming monkeys : critiques of Asian American images (Book, 2003) []
skip to content
Screaming monkeys : critiques of Asian American images Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Screaming monkeys : critiques of Asian American images

Author: M Evelina Galang; Eileen Tabios; Sunaina Maira; Jordin Isip
Publisher: Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Screaming Monkeys is a collaborative work designed by fiction writer M. Evelina Galang, poet Eileen Tabios, scholar Sunaina Maira, artist Jordin Isip, and spoken-word activist and graphic artist Anida Yoeu Esguerra. Like the editors of this anthology, the contributors of Screaming Monkey speak from various communities of writers, artists, scholars, and activists as well as from different ethnic communities in an  Read more...

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

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


Genre/Form: Literature
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Screaming monkeys.
Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 2003
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M Evelina Galang; Eileen Tabios; Sunaina Maira; Jordin Isip
ISBN: 1566891418 9781566891417
OCLC Number: 52937829
Awards: Winner of IndieFab awards (Anthologies) 2003
Description: 517 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: "Philing Station," a found article from Milwaukee Magazine --
Kicking and Screaming : introduction / M. Evelina Galang --
Letters and found images from Milwaukee Magazine --
Scream Monkeys, Scream : the e-mails --
Savage --
American Enterprise cover, found image --
The Cleaving / Li-Young Lee --
A History of "The Savage," found images --
Salvaging the Savage: On Representing Filipinos and Remembering American Empire / Catherine Ceniza Choy --
Interracial Marriages, found text --
Transaction / Brian Komei Dempster --
America Is in the Heart / Carlos Bulosan --
Pluto in a Plato / Dindo Llana --
Chin / Gish Jen --
On Teaching Filipinos / Harry Newton Cole --
My Country Versus Me / Wen Ho Lee --
Statement by Judge Parker to Wen Ho Lee, September 13, 2000 --
Andrew Cunanan or The Manhunt for Philippine America / Allan Isaac --
Henessey ad --
History --
Untitled / Phung Huynh --
Surrogate Slaves to American Dreamers, an excerpt from Helen Zia's Asian American Dreams --
Statements by American Presidents, found text --
The Day the Dancers Came / Bienvenido Santos --
Chinese Exclusion Act, a U.S. government document --
White and Wong / Thaddeus Rutkowski --
Presidential Caricatures, found images --
Hello, Nuremberg / Thaddeus Rutkowski --
Homeland Memories and Media: Filipino Images and Imaginations in America / Rick Bonus --
Reverse Racism / Thien-Bao Thuc Phi --
Why Are We Here? Thoughts on Asian-American Identity and Honoring Asian-Americans in Congress / Mari Matsuda --
A General Timeline of the Asian American Experience --
Women --
Skyy Vodka ad, found image --
She Casts Off Expectations / Phoebe Eng --
Gidra response to Skyy Vodka --
Fifty-Fifty / Robbie Clipper Sethi --
Rhapsody in Plain Yellow / Marilyn Chin --
Take Me Out / Wennie Huang --
Chronicle / Mei-mei Berssenbrugge --
You bring out the Filipina in me / Maiana Minahal --
Four Million / Bino A. Realuyo --
Go Geisha, found images --
Asian Women in Film : No Joy, No Luck / Jessica Hagedorn --
A Few Words on Rome, or The Neighbor Who Never Waves / Jon Pineda --
SEXploitation within the Asian American Community, found images --
Meena's Curse / Geeta Kothari --
Report No. 49 / United States Army Forces, India-Burma Theater --
Red Lines Across the Map / S. L. Kim --
Culture in a Box, found images --
Mirror Mirror Tea Tea / Sunaina Maira --
I Wanna Marry a Haole so I Can Have a Haole Last Name / Lois-Ann Yamanaka --
Untitled Art / Betty Kung --
Assignment / Nick Carbo --
Untitled Art / Hiroshi Kimura --
Hello Kitty / Denise Duhamel --
Sumo-esque / Molly McQuade --
A Blue Boy in a Picasso Painting / Purvi Shah --
Gridlock / Lori Tsang --
The Rules of the Game / Ricco Villanueava Siasoco --
Southeast Indian Images --
Summer of Bruce / Vijay Prashad --
Untitled Art / Saiman Chow --
Ancient Chinese Secrets and Little White Lies / Lynn Lu --
A Lavendar Army / Tara Agtarap --
AGFA scanner ad, found image --
Race and Representation : Asian Americans / Sonia Shah --
Untitled Art / Barry McGee --
Headlines and Quotes from Mainstream America --
The Next Trophy Boyfriends, found article from Newsweek --
Fargo and the Asian American Male / David Mura --
Gidra response to Newsweek plus letters to Newsweek editors --
The Barbarians Are Coming / David Wong Louie --
Untitled Art / David Choe --
Satta Massagana / Dennis Sangmin Kim --
Findings of a Recent Inquiry into the Background and Causes of a Dissociative Identity Disorder in the Case of an American Subject of Filipino Descent / Eugenio Matibag --
The Boy Fell / Edward del Rosario --
The Two Filipinos / R. Zamora Linmark --
When Heroes Are Not Dead : An Essay in Two Voices / Bino A. Realuyo --
Solitary in a Strange Land / Xue Di, translated by Forrest Gander and Hil Anderson --
Five Rice Queens / Timothy Liu --
When Fidelito Is the New Boy at School / Oliver Francisco de la Paz --
The Price of Eggs in China / Don Lee --
Graffiti Images --
President Theodore Roosevelt's Proclamation Formally Ending the Philippine "Insurrection" and Granting of Pardon and Amnesty, found text --
Voices of Imperialism and War, found text --
The Ancient Baguio Dead / Patrick Rosal --
Talking About the Woman in Cholon / Cecilia Brainard --
Untitled Art / Kay Chung --
Executive Order Number 9066 : U.S. government document / Franklin D. Roosevelt --
Drawing the Line / Lawson Inada --
Apology of Bill Clinton to Japanese America, found text --
Honor, 1946 / Vince Gotera --
Justifying U.S. Assistance to Filipino War Veterans, an address to Congress / Senator Daniel Inouye --
"More Fun Than a Turkey Shoot" / Luisa A. Igloria --
South Wind Changing / Jade Ngoc Quang Huynh --
Dictee / Theresa Hak Kyung Cha --
Black Korea / Walter Lew --
Blue Dreams / Nancy Abelmann and John Lie --
Caught Prey / Johnson Cheu --
Body Search / Luis Cabalquinto --
On the Other Side of Granite / Marlon Unas Esguerra --
Storefront, found images --
Wilshire Bus / Hisaye Yamamoto --
Antiwar Statement of Filipino Educators, found text --
Anti-Asian Incidents, found text --
A History of Anti-Asian Violence, found text, compiled --
Untitled Art / Jordin Isip --
Nobility / Eileen Tabios --
Genghis Chan : Private Eye XXIX / John Yau --
Genghis Chan : Private Eye XXX / John Yau --
After My Chronology by Peter Lorre / John Yau --
Litany no. m / Michella Rivera-Gravage --
They Grew Up to Be Lovely / Luba Halicki --
Labandera / M. Evelina Galang --
Axolotl / Arthur Sze --
In Your Honor / Arthur Sze --
Time for Pause / Maya Rani Khosla --
I'm Still Warm / Oscar Peñaranda --
Untitled Art / James Yang --
One-Man Show / Maxine Hong Kingstom --
Making Sense of Screaming : A Monkey's Companion / Leslie Bow.
Responsibility: edited by M. Evelina Galang ; in collaboration with nonfiction editor Sunaina Maira, poetry editor Eileen Tabios, art editor Jordin Isip [and others].
More information:


Art, fiction, poetry and essays critiquing Asian and Asian American images in media, government, and popular culture.  Read more...


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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