Unfastened : globality and Asian North American narratives (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Unfastened : globality and Asian North American narratives

Author: Eleanor Rose Ty
Publisher: Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Unfastened examines literary works and films by Asian Americans and Asian Canadians that respond critically to globality-the condition in which traditional national, cultural, geographical, and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor Rose Ty
ISBN: 9780816665075 0816665079 9780816665082 0816665087
OCLC Number: 705498886
Description: XXXVII, 175 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Acknowledgments, Introduction: Reading Globality, I. Doing Global Dirty Work, 1. The 1.5 Generation: Filipino Youth, Transmigrancy, and Masculinity, 2. Recuperating Wretched Lives: Asian Sex Workers and the Underside of Nation Building, II. Performing and Negotiating Transcultural Identities, 3. "All of Us Are the Same": Negotiating Loss, Witnessing Disability, 4. Feminist Subversions: Comedy and the Carnivalesque, III. Future Perfect: Feminist Resistance to Global Homogeneity, 5. Shape-shifters and Disciplined Bodies: Feminist Tactics, Science Fiction, and Fantasy, 6. Scripting Fertility: Desire and Regeneration in Japanese North American Literature, Coda: Rethinking the Hyphen, Notes, Works Cited, Filmography, Index
Responsibility: Eleanor Ty.
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