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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (2): 239–259.
Published: 01 June 2023
... of how “exotic” details in Asian American fiction turn Asian American characters and people into objects of entertainment and edification for predominantly white readerships. Yet works of Asian American metafiction such as Maxine Hong Kingston’s Woman Warrior , Ruth Ozeki’s My Year of Meats , and Nam...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (2): 261–272.
Published: 01 June 2023
... mediation. Lee’s essay notes how “minor details” in the metafictions of Ruth Ozeki and Nam Le draw critical attention to the minoritizing operations of ethnic details with which Asian American writers are expected to outfit their work. Self-conscious details, in other words, can expose the painful forms...