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Title Multiethnic literature and canon debates / edited by Mary Jo Bona and Irma Maini
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 242 pages)
Contents From the road not taken to the multi-lane highway: Melus, the journal / Veronica Makowsky -- On the trail of the Chicana/o subject: literary texts and contexts in the formation of chicana/o studies / Aureliano Maria DeSoto -- "A house made with stones/full of stories": anthologizing Native American literature / Kristin Czarnecki -- "But is it great?": the question of the canon for Italian American women writers / Mary Jo Bona -- Racial politics and the literary reception of Zora Neale Hurston's Their eyes were watching God / Stephen Spencer -- De-centering the canon: understanding The great Gatsby as an ethnic novel / Joe Kraus -- An exile's will to canon and its tension with ethnicity: Li-Young Lee / Wenying Xu -- Canon-openers, book clubs, and middlebrow culture / June Dwyer -- From the boardroom to cocktail parties: "great" books, multiethnic literature, and the production of the professional managerial class in the context of globalization / Sarika Chandra -- It's just beginning: assessing the impact of the internet on U.S. multiethnic literature and the "canon" / Patricia Keefe Durso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject American literature -- Minority authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Canon (Literature)
Cultural pluralism in literature.
Ethnic groups in literature.
Ethnicity in literature.
Minorities in literature.
Minorities -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Bona, Mary Jo.
Maini, Irma, 1958-
LC no. 2005018999
ISBN 0791467619 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0791467627 (paperback; alk. paper)
1429411724 (electronic bk.)
9780791467619 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780791467626 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781429411721 (electronic bk.)