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The Resource Trailing clouds : immigrant fiction in contemporary America, David Cowart

Trailing clouds : immigrant fiction in contemporary America, David Cowart

Label
Trailing clouds : immigrant fiction in contemporary America
Title
Trailing clouds
Title remainder
immigrant fiction in contemporary America
Statement of responsibility
David Cowart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cowart, David
Dewey number
813/.5099206912
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.I48
LC item number
C69 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cornell paperbacks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Immigrants in literature
  • Emigration and immigration in literature
  • Immigrants dans la littérature
  • Roman américain
  • Roman américain
  • Émigration et immigration dans la littérature
  • Roman américain
  • Roman américain
  • Immigrants dans la littérature
  • Émigration et immigration dans la littérature
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Emigration and immigration in literature
  • Immigrants in literature
  • Immigranten
  • Romans
  • Amerikaans
  • Einwanderer
  • Ethnische Identität
  • Migration (Motiv)
  • Minderheitenliteratur
  • Roman
  • USA
  • Minderheitenliteratur
  • Einwanderung <Motiv>
  • USA
Label
Trailing clouds : immigrant fiction in contemporary America, David Cowart
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the new immigrant writing -- Slavs of New York : Being there, Mr. Sammler's planet -- Immigration and primal scene : Alvarez's How the García girls lost their accents -- Survival on the tangled bank : Hegi's The vision of Emma Blau and Mukherjee's Jasmine -- Language, dreams, and art in Cristina Garcia's Dreaming in Cuban -- Korean connection : Chang-rae Lee and company -- Haitian Persephone : Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory -- Assimilation and adolescence : Jamaica Kincaid's Lucy and Lan Cao's Monkey bridge -- Ethnicity as pentimento : Mylène Dressler's The deadwood beetle -- Immigration as Bardo : Wendy Law-Yone's The coffin tree -- Closet and mask : Junot Díaz's Drown -- Conclusion : we, them, us
Control code
ocm62742610
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780801472879
Lccn
2005037545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780801472879
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62742610
  • (OCoLC)62742610
Label
Trailing clouds : immigrant fiction in contemporary America, David Cowart
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the new immigrant writing -- Slavs of New York : Being there, Mr. Sammler's planet -- Immigration and primal scene : Alvarez's How the García girls lost their accents -- Survival on the tangled bank : Hegi's The vision of Emma Blau and Mukherjee's Jasmine -- Language, dreams, and art in Cristina Garcia's Dreaming in Cuban -- Korean connection : Chang-rae Lee and company -- Haitian Persephone : Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory -- Assimilation and adolescence : Jamaica Kincaid's Lucy and Lan Cao's Monkey bridge -- Ethnicity as pentimento : Mylène Dressler's The deadwood beetle -- Immigration as Bardo : Wendy Law-Yone's The coffin tree -- Closet and mask : Junot Díaz's Drown -- Conclusion : we, them, us
Control code
ocm62742610
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780801472879
Lccn
2005037545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780801472879
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62742610
  • (OCoLC)62742610

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