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The Resource Imagining America : stories from the promised land, edited by Wesley Brown & Amy Ling

Imagining America : stories from the promised land, edited by Wesley Brown & Amy Ling

Label
Imagining America : stories from the promised land
Title
Imagining America
Title remainder
stories from the promised land
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wesley Brown & Amy Ling
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.010892069
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS647.E85
LC item number
I45 1991
Literary form
fiction
Label
Imagining America : stories from the promised land, edited by Wesley Brown & Amy Ling
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Barbie-Q / Sandra Cisneros -- IV. Remembering. Old West / Richard Bausch (256) -- The return to the source / Jo Pagano (p. 279) -- Elethia / Alice Walker (p. 291) -- Visitors, 1965 / Oscar Hijuelos (p. 294) -- The disappearance / Jeanne Schinto (p. 308) -- The chandelier / Gregory Orfalea (p. 325) -- Five Jack cool / Michael Stephens (p. 335) -- Grandma's wake / Emilio Diaz Valcarcel (p. 346) -- To da-duh, in memoriam / Paul Marshall (p. 351) -- Biographical notes (p. 361)
  • Contents (cont.): The lesson / Toni Cade Bambara (p. 139) -- The death of Horatio Alger / LeRoi Jones [and] Amiri Baraka (p. 146) -- Only approved Indians can play : made in USA / Jack Forbes (p. 151) -- In the American society / Gish Jen (p. 153) -- III. Crossings. The loudest voice / Grace Paley (p. 169) -- The opiate of the people / Lynne Sharon Schwartz (p. 175) -- The man to send rain clouds / Leslie Marmon Silko (p. 191) -- American horse / Louise Erdrich (p. 196) -- The playground of hostility / Howard Gordon (p. 207) -- El patron / Nash Candelaria (p. 215) -- Thank God for the Jews / Tahira Naqvi (p. 222) -- Gussuk / Mei Mei Evans (p. 230) -- Security / Joseph Papaleo (p. 244)
  • Contents: Acknowledgments (p. ix) -- Introduction (p. xi) -- I. Arriving. In the land of the free / Sui Sin Far (p. 3) -- The whipping / Marita Bonner (p. 12) -- The English lesson / Nicholasa Mohr (p. 21) -- The German refugee / Bernard Malamud (p. 34) -- They won't crack it open / Kim Yong Ik (p. 45) -- Eileen / Mary Gordon (p. 55) -- A wife's story / Bharati Mukherjee (p. 64) -- The cariboo cafe / Helena Maria Viramontes (p. 76) -- Immigration blues / Bienvenido Santos (p. 89) -- II. Belonging. Soap and water / Anzia Yezierska (p. 105) -- His grace / Mikhail Naimy (p. 111) -- New year for Fong Wing / Monfoon Leong ( p. 117) -- Japanese hamlet / Toshio Mori (p. 125) -- Seventeen syllables / Hisaye Yamamoto (p. 128)
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780892551613
Lccn
91026828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm24173283
Label
Imagining America : stories from the promised land, edited by Wesley Brown & Amy Ling
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Barbie-Q / Sandra Cisneros -- IV. Remembering. Old West / Richard Bausch (256) -- The return to the source / Jo Pagano (p. 279) -- Elethia / Alice Walker (p. 291) -- Visitors, 1965 / Oscar Hijuelos (p. 294) -- The disappearance / Jeanne Schinto (p. 308) -- The chandelier / Gregory Orfalea (p. 325) -- Five Jack cool / Michael Stephens (p. 335) -- Grandma's wake / Emilio Diaz Valcarcel (p. 346) -- To da-duh, in memoriam / Paul Marshall (p. 351) -- Biographical notes (p. 361)
  • Contents (cont.): The lesson / Toni Cade Bambara (p. 139) -- The death of Horatio Alger / LeRoi Jones [and] Amiri Baraka (p. 146) -- Only approved Indians can play : made in USA / Jack Forbes (p. 151) -- In the American society / Gish Jen (p. 153) -- III. Crossings. The loudest voice / Grace Paley (p. 169) -- The opiate of the people / Lynne Sharon Schwartz (p. 175) -- The man to send rain clouds / Leslie Marmon Silko (p. 191) -- American horse / Louise Erdrich (p. 196) -- The playground of hostility / Howard Gordon (p. 207) -- El patron / Nash Candelaria (p. 215) -- Thank God for the Jews / Tahira Naqvi (p. 222) -- Gussuk / Mei Mei Evans (p. 230) -- Security / Joseph Papaleo (p. 244)
  • Contents: Acknowledgments (p. ix) -- Introduction (p. xi) -- I. Arriving. In the land of the free / Sui Sin Far (p. 3) -- The whipping / Marita Bonner (p. 12) -- The English lesson / Nicholasa Mohr (p. 21) -- The German refugee / Bernard Malamud (p. 34) -- They won't crack it open / Kim Yong Ik (p. 45) -- Eileen / Mary Gordon (p. 55) -- A wife's story / Bharati Mukherjee (p. 64) -- The cariboo cafe / Helena Maria Viramontes (p. 76) -- Immigration blues / Bienvenido Santos (p. 89) -- II. Belonging. Soap and water / Anzia Yezierska (p. 105) -- His grace / Mikhail Naimy (p. 111) -- New year for Fong Wing / Monfoon Leong ( p. 117) -- Japanese hamlet / Toshio Mori (p. 125) -- Seventeen syllables / Hisaye Yamamoto (p. 128)
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780892551613
Lccn
91026828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm24173283

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