Chinese American Literature

Chinese American Literature: Selected full-text books and articles

New Immigrant Literatures in the United States: A Sourcebook to Our Multicultural Literary Heritage By Alpana Sharma Knippling Greenwood Press, 1996
Librarian's tip: Chap. 3 "Chinese-American Literature"
Asian American Literature: An Introduction to the Writings and Their Social Context By Elaine H. Kim Temple University Press, 1982
Librarian's tip: Chap. 4 "Portraits of Chinatown" and Chap. 6 "Chinatown Cowboys and Warrior Women Searching for a New Self-Image"
Reading the Literatures of Asian America By Shirley Geok-Lin Lim; Amy Ling Temple University Press, 1992
Librarian's tip: Chap. 6 "Ethnicizing Gender: An Exploration of Sexuality as Sign in Chinese Immigrant Literature" and Chap. 17 "The Production of Chinese American Tradition: Displacing American Orientalist Discourse"
The Chinese Americans By Benson Tong Greenwood Press, 2000
Librarian's tip: Chap. 7 "The Arts and Chinese Americans"
Asian American Studies: Identity, Images, Issues Past and Present By Esther Mikyung Ghymn Peter Lang, 2000
Librarian's tip: Chap. 3 "Homegrown Culture: The Challenge of Chinese America"
Immigrant Subjectivities in Asian American and Asian Diaspora Literatures By Sheng-Mei Ma State University of New York Press, 1998
Librarian's tip: Chap. Two "Orientalism in Chinese American Discourse: Body and Pidgin"
Understanding Gish Jen By Jennifer Ann Ho University of South Carolina Press, 2015
Anonymity and Self-Laceration in Early Twentieth Century Chinese Immigrant Writing By Wong, Cynthia F MELUS, Vol. 24, No. 4, Winter 1999
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