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Title East Main Street : Asian American popular culture / edited by Shilpa Davé, LeiLani Nishime, and Tasha Oren ; foreword by Robert G. Lee
Published New York : New York University Press, [2005]
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Contents Trance-formations : orientalism and cosmopolitanism in youth culture / Sunaina Maira -- Making transnational Vietnamese music : sounds of home and resistance / Kieu Linh Valverde -- Planet bollywood : Indian cinema abroad / Jigna Desai -- Model minorities can cook: fusion cuisine in asian america / Anita Mannur -- Chung Pappy's house : history, pop culture, and the reevaluation of a Filipino-American "sixty-cents" in Guam / Vincente Diaz -- Within each crack/a story" : the political economy of queering Filipino American pasts queering the past / Victor Bascara -- The bound feet of the concubines : fetishizing Chinese women's history in the transnational era / Christine So -- Between yellowphilia and yellowphobia : ethnic stardom and the (dis)orientalized romantic couple in Daughter of Shanghai and King of Chinatown / Hye Seung Chung -- Whose paradise? : Hawai'i, desire, and American popular culture / Morris Young -- Miss Cherry Blossom meets mainstream America / Rebecca King -- How to rehabilitate a mulatto : the iconography of Tiger Woods / Hiram Perez -- Bruce Lee in the ghetto connection : kung fu theater and African Americans reinventing culture at the margins / Amy Abugo Ongiri -- Alllooksame? : mediating visual cultures of race on the Web / Lisa Nakamura -- Guilty pleasures : Keanu Reeves, Superman, and racial outing / LeiLani Nishime -- Cibo Matto's stereotype : articulating Asian American hip-hop / Jane Park -- Apu's Brown voice : cultural inflection and South Asian accents / Shilpa Dave -- Secret Asian man : angry Asians and the politics of cultural visibility / Tasha Oren
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Asian American arts.
Asian Americans -- Intellectual life.
Asian Americans -- Race identity.
Popular culture -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
Form Electronic book
Author Davé, Shilpa, edidtor
Nishime, LeiLani, editor
Oren, Tasha G., editor
ISBN 0814719627
1479875074 (electronic bk)
9781479875078 (electronic bk)