Ethnic Life Writing and Histories: Genres, Performance, and Culture
In the context of the fraught ethnic politics in our increasingly globalized world, negotiating with historical memory has become both a cultural obsession and a powerful political weapon.
The essays describe how processes of literary creativity and historical inscription blend significantly to produce texts that require nuanced readings on many levels. Half the essays focus on Asian American texts, inviting crucial connections and insights on the ways ethnic concerns are reflected methodologically.
Roco G. Davis teaches at the Modern Languages Department of the University of Navarre, Pamplona (Spain). Jaume Aurell is a researcher at the history department of the University of Navarre, Pamplona. Ana Beatriz Delgado is a teaching assistant at the University of Navarre.
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Like other nisei visitors to Japan , Mary Kimoto finds herself a conceptual anomaly , both to Japanese and to Caucasian Americans ; her concern with everyday matters and the daily projection of self that emerges from writing is ...
The strong balance between Mary's social personae and her powerful drive to write are arguably both particular to nisei in Japan and general to travelers living in exile . It's suggestive , too , that in her recreation of the lost ...
( 137 ) If there is a tradition of patriotic civil disobedience in Japan , neither Mary nor Izaya ( who did survive ) ... Mary's letters support Minatoya's image of Japan as dominated by nationalists who will go to any length to suppress ...
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