Farewell to Manzanar

The American-born author describes her family's experiences and impressions when they were forced to relocate to a camp for the Japanese in Owens Valley, California, called Manzanar, during World War II, detailing how she, among others, ...

Farewell to Manzanar

The American-born author describes her family's experiences and impressions when they were forced to relocate to a camp for the Japanese in Owens Valley, California, called Manzanar, during World War II, detailing how she, among others, survived in a place of oppression, confusion, and humiliation. Reissue.

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Farewell to Manzanar
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, James D. Houston
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The American-born author describes her family's experiences and impressions when they were forced to relocate to a camp for the Japanese in Owens Valley, California, called Manzanar, during World War II, detailing how she, among others, survived in a place of oppression, confusion, and humiliation. Reissue.
The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature Since 1945
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Guiyou Huang
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-08 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature Since 1945
Farewell to Manzanar
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

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Asian American Autobiographers
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: Guiyou Huang
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Asian Americans have made many significant contributions to industry, science, politics, and the arts. At the same time, they have made great sacrifices and endured enormous hardships. This reference examines autobiographies and memoirs written by Asian Americans in the 20th century. Included are alphabetically arranged entries on 60 major autobiographers
Negotiating Identities
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: Helen Grice
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-11 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Negotiating Identities is a study of the development of writing by Asian American women in the 20th century, with particular emphasis on the successful late 20th century writers such as Maxine Hong Kingston, Amy Tan, Joy Kogawa, Bharati Mukherjee, and Gish Jen. It relates the development of Asian writing by