TITLE

Model Minorities, Models of Resistance: Native Figures in Asian Canadian Literature

AUTHOR(S)
Lo, Marie
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Canadian Literature;Spring2008, Issue 196, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
This article evaluates the literary representation of Indians from North America in Asian Canadian literature. Asian Canadians are categorized in the article as "model minorities." The article compares Canadian racial politics with U.S. racial politics regarding Asian Americans. Literature discussed in the article includes the "Obasan," by Joy Kogawa, "Diamond Grill," by Fred Wah, and "Disappearing Moon Cafe," by Sky Lee.
ACCESSION #
34059153

 

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