Mules and Dragons: Popular Culture Images in the Selected Writings of African-American and Chinese-American Women Writers

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Young Mary E.

Mules and dragons: popular culture images in the selected writings of African-American and Chinese-American women writers Mary E. Young.

p. cm.--(Contributions in women's studies, ISSN 0147-104X; no. 136)

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0-313-28735-X (alk. paper)

1. American literature--Afro-American authors--History and criticism. 2. American literature--Chinese American authors-- History and criticism. 3. American literature--Women authors-- History and criticism. 4. Stereotype (Psychology) in literature. 5. Women and literature--United States. 6. Popular culture in literature. I. Title. II. Series.

PS153.N5Y64 1993

810.9'9287--dc20 92-45119

British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data is available.

Copyright © 1993 by Mary E. Young

All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be reproduced, by any process or technique, without the express written consent of the publisher.

Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 92-45119 ISBN: 0-313-28735-X ISSN: 0147-104X

First published in 1993

Greenwood Press, 88 Post Road West, Westport, CT 06881 An imprint of Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc.

Printed in the United States of America

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The paper used in this book complies with the Permanent Paper Standard issued by the National Information Standards Organization (Z39.48-1984).

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Table of contents

  • Recent Titles in Contributions in Women's Studies ii
  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Preface ix
  • Chapter One "John Chinaman" As "Sambo" 1
  • Notes 19
  • Chapter Three The Female Response: Harriet E. Wilson To Alice Walker 47
  • Chapter Four Dragon Ladies, Susie Wongs, And Passive Dolls 81
  • Chapter Five Sui Sin Far to Amy Tan 109
  • Chapter Six African-Americans And Chinese-Americans 133
  • Selected Bibliography 149
  • Index 155
  • About the Author 158
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