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Since the phenomenal success of The Woman Warrior by Maxine Hong Kingston in 1977, Asian American autobiography has grown into an exciting literary genre, as shown by the acclaim David Mura's Turning Japanese has received. In Under Western Eyes, poet and essayist Garrett Hongo has gathered fifteen remarkable voices that explore the personal, political, and cultural challen ...more
Paperback, 334 pages
Published July 1st 1995 by Anchor
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A great collection of short stories addressing social, political, and personal issues - as told by a series of articulate Asian-American (East and South) writers.
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