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American Literature (2023) 95 (4): 755–782.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Hayley C. Stefan Abstract This article outlines a crip archival analysis of Karen Tei Yamashita’s creative family memoir Letters to Memory (2017) and the separate Yamashita Family Archives; the analysis revolves around the concept of disorder. The book and digital archives move the daily lived...
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American Literature (2022) 94 (4): 733–761.
Published: 01 December 2022
... narratives. Taking Asian American institutional racialization as representative of the ambivalence that subtends contingency, “The Diversity Requirement” connects the author’s experience as contingent faculty and as staff of the campus diversity requirement to readings of Karen Tei Yamashita’s I Hotel (2010...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (1): 207–214.
Published: 01 March 2014
... racist language from a utopian quest for discursive innocence or purity, Christiansë explores the ethical dimensions of Morrison’s self-reflexive poetics. Across Meridians: History and Figuration in Karen Tei Yamashita’s Transnational Novels. By Jinqi Ling. Stanford, CA: Stanford Univ. Press...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (4): 866–868.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and impersonal affect column, we find Karen Tei Yamashita, Paul Auster, Laird Hunt, Ben Marcus, and Richard Powers. Each author’s concerns are presented in a series of skillful, tightly focused close readings and accompanied by a selection of well-chosen critical concepts from the anticritique school (Bruno...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 895–897.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the texts that Magosaki chooses to discuss contain (incidentally, or not so incidentally) food: Jessica Hagedorn’s Pet Food and Tropical Apparitions (1975), Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange (1997), Monique Truong’s The Book of Salt (2003), and Min Jin Lee’s Free Food for Millionaires (2007...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 413–415.
Published: 01 June 2015
... and communities of color have been dispropor- tionately affected by environmental degradation and pollution, Gamber focuses on novels by Octavia Butler, Alejandro Morales, Louise Erdrich, and Karen Tei Yamashita that are set in the near-future or present day. He is interested in the ways that ethnically...
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American Literature (2024) 96 (1): 85–112.
Published: 01 March 2024
... the Emperor Was Divine (2002) is a highly stylized and evocative rendering of the prototypical wartime incarceration narrative; further explorations by Otsuka include The Buddha in the Attic (2011) and The Swimmers (2021). Karen Tei Yamashita’s turn to family history in Letters to Memory (2017...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 881–890.
Published: 01 December 2009
..., including the work of Toni Morrison, Karen Tei Yamashita, Richard Powers, Lydia Davis, Lynne Tillman, and David Markson. Brief Mention  889 Collections Invisible Conversations: Religion in the Literature of America. Ed. Roger Lundin. Waco...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (4): 839–854.
Published: 01 December 2016
... spatial strategies. Zhou shines in her analysis of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange (1997) and I-Hotel (2010) creating a space where worlds collide, time warps, and a character performs and inscribes onto his body the colonial legacies between the global South and the West and the devastating...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 443–445.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 446–448.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 449–451.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 451–453.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 454–456.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 458–460.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 461–463.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 463–466.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 466–468.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 468–471.
Published: 01 June 2011
... that might also warrant attention. A usefully encapsulating moment in Rody’s The Interethnic Imagination comes late in her study in a consideration of Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange. Rody describes the novel’s “multicultural chapter structure”—its dif- ferent chapters strategically...