Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-7 of 7 items

  • Keywords: Susan Choi x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Productive Estrangement: Racial-Sexual Continuums in Asian American as Southern Literature

Leslie Bow

in Partly Colored: Asian Americans and Racial Anomaly in the Segregated South

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791325
eISBN:
9780814739129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791325.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter situates the Asian outsider as a figure of productive alienation and imperfect correspondence, one who questions the ways in which lines of affiliation and connection become drawn and ... More


Loving Freedom in Susan Choi’s The Foreign Student

Josephine Nock-Hee Park

in Cold War Friendships: Korea, Vietnam, and Asian American Literature

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190257668
eISBN:
9780190257699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190257668.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 3 reads Susan Choi’s debut novel, The Foreign Student, a fictionalized account of her father’s wartime ordeal and experience as a foreign student in the American South. The foreign student is ... More


Racial Trauma and Triangulation in Susan Choi’s The Foreign Student

Amy C. Tang

in Repetition and Race: Asian American Literature After Multiculturalism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190464387
eISBN:
9780190464400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190464387.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter explores the concept of trauma and the cultural work it performs in Asian American studies. It shows how multiculturalism’s demand for legible racial subjects inspires critics to resolve ... More


Diasporic Fragility and Brokenness: Korean War Legacies and Structures of Feeling

Christine Kim

in The Minor Intimacies of Race: Asian Publics in North America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040139
eISBN:
9780252098338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040139.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines works by Korean Canadian artist David Khang and Korean American writer Susan Choi through the lens of fragility in order to understand the complexities of diasporic publics as ... More


Persistent Vigilance and Racial Longing in Choi’s Person of Interest and Kim’s The Interpreter

Monica Chiu

in Scrutinized!: Surveillance in Asian North American Literature

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838423
eISBN:
9780824869588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838423.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter examines the often sobering experiences of surveillance shadowing nonwhite subjects by reading two detective novels: Susan Choi's Person of Interest and Suki Kim's The Interpreter. In ... More


Southern Eruptions in Asian American Narratives

Jennifer Ho

in Asian Americans in Dixie: Race and Migration in the South

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037832
eISBN:
9780252095955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037832.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the emergence of Asian American literature and film about the South as they disrupt multiple narratives about race relations and racial subjectivity. It particularly studies ... More


Repetition and Race: Asian American Literature After Multiculturalism

Amy C. Tang

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190464387
eISBN:
9780190464400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190464387.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Repetition and Race explores the literary forms and critical frameworks occasioned by the widespread institutionalization of liberal multiculturalism by turning to the exemplary case of Asian ... More


View: