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Books pubblicati nella collana Vintage Books Paperback con argomento Chinese Americans

The Accidental Asian

The Accidental Asian

Liu Eric 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

Beyond black and white, native and alien, lies a vast and fertile field of human experience. It is here that Eric Liu, former speechwriter for President Clinton and noted political commentator, invites us to explore.In these compellingly candid essays, Liu reflects on his life as a second-generation Chinese American...

€ 14,80
The Love Wife

The Love Wife

Jen Gish 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

From the massively talented Gish Jen comes a barbed, moving, and stylistically dazzling new novel about the elusive nature of kinship. The Wongs describe themselves as a “half half” family, but the actual fractions are more complicated, given Carnegie's Chinese heritage, his wife Blondie's WASP background, and the...

€ 14,80
Tripmaster Monkey

Tripmaster Monkey

Kingston Maxine Hong 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

Chinese-American playwright and poet Ah Sing achieves his dream of staging lofty Chinese novels and learns his family's fascinating history and the pleasures and conflicts of a fully lived life

€ 15,70
Typical American

Typical American

Jen Gish 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

From the beloved author of Mona in the Promised Land and The Love Wife comes this comic masterpiece, an insightful novel of immigrants experiencing the triumphs and trials of American life. Gish Jen reinvents the American immigrant story through the Chang family, who first come to the United States with no intention...

€ 14,80