The Woman Warrior

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  • Author : Maxine Hong Kingston
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Pages : 224 pages
  • ISBN : 0307759334
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or Read online The Woman Warrior full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Maxine Hong Kingston and published by Vintage which was released on 01 September 2010 with total page 224 pages. We cannot guarantee that The Woman Warrior book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER • NATIONAL BESTSELLER • With this book, the acclaimed author created an entirely new form—an exhilarating blend of autobiography and mythology, of world and self, of hot rage and cool analysis. First published in 1976, it has become a classic in its innovative portrayal of multiple and intersecting identities—immigrant, female, Chinese, American. “A classic, for a reason” – Celeste Ng via Twitter As a girl, Kingston lives in two confounding worlds: the California to which her parents have immigrated and the China of her mother’s “talk stories.” The fierce and wily women warriors of her mother’s tales clash jarringly with the harsh reality of female oppression out of which they come. Kingston’s sense of self emerges in the mystifying gaps in these stories, which she learns to fill with stories of her own. A warrior of words, she forges fractured myths and memories into an incandescent whole, achieving a new understanding of her family’s past and her own present.

The Woman Warrior

The Woman Warrior
  • Author : Maxine Hong Kingston
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 01 September 2010
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NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER • NATIONAL BESTSELLER • With this book, the acclaimed author created an entirely new form—an exhilarating blend of autobiography and mythology, of world and self, of hot rage and cool analysis. First published in 1976, it has become a classic in its innovative portrayal of multiple and intersecting identities—immigrant, female, Chinese, American. “A classic, for a reason” – Celeste Ng via Twitter As a girl, Kingston lives in two confounding worlds: the California to which her

Maxine Hong Kingston s The Woman Warrior

Maxine Hong Kingston s The Woman Warrior
  • Author : Sau-ling Cynthia Wong
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release : 05 December 1999
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With the continued expansion of the literary canon, multicultural works of modern literary fiction and autobiography have assumed an increasing importance for students and scholars of American literature. This exciting new series assembles key documents and criticism concerning these works that have so recently become central components of the American literature curriculum. Each casebook will reprint documents relating to the work's historical context and reception, present the best in critical essays, and when possible, feature an interview of the author.

The Woman Warrior

The Woman Warrior
  • Author : Maxine Hong Kingston
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release : 15 December 2014
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With an introduction by Xiaolu Guo A classic memoir set during the Chinese revolution of the 1940s and inspired by folklore, providing a unique insight into the life of an immigrant in America. When we Chinese girls listened to the adults talking-story, we learned that we failed if we grew up to be but wives or slaves. We could be heroines, swordswomen. Throughout her childhood, Maxine Hong Kingston listened to her mother's mesmerizing tales of a China where girls are

A Study Guide for Maxine Hong Kingston s The Woman Warrior

A Study Guide for Maxine Hong Kingston s  The Woman Warrior
  • Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Publisher : Gale Cengage Learning
  • Release : 12 July 2016
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A Study Guide for Maxine Hong Kingston's "The Woman Warrior," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.

Maxine Hong Kingston s Broken Book of Life

Maxine Hong Kingston s Broken Book of Life
  • Author : Maureen Sabine
  • Publisher : University of Hawaii Press
  • Release : 29 February 2004
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The numerous studies of Maxine Hong Kingston's touchstone work The Woman Warrior fail to take into account the stories in China Men, which were largely written together with those in The Woman Warrior but later published separately. Although Hong Kingston's decision to separate the male and female narratives enabled readers to see the strength of the resulting feminist point of view in The Woman Warrior, the author has steadily maintained that to understand the book fully it was necessary to

Women as Sites of Culture

Women as Sites of Culture
  • Author : Susan Shifrin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 March 2017
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Exploring the ways in which women have formed and defined expressions of culture in a range of geographical, political, and historical settings, this collection of essays examines women's figurative and literal roles as "sites" of culture from the 16th century to the present day. The diversity of chronological, geographical and cultural subjects investigated by the contributors-from the 16th century to the 20th, from Renaissance Italy to Puritan Boston to the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth to post-war Japan, from parliamentary politics to the

Autobiographics

Autobiographics
  • Author : Leigh Gilmore
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release : 05 December 1994
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In the first comprehensive feminist critique of autobiography as a genre, Leigh Gilmore incorporates writings that have not up to now been considered part of the autobiographical tradition. Offering subtle and perceptive readings of a wide variety of texts-- from the confessions of medieval mystics to contemporary works by Chicana and lesbian writers-- she identifies an innovative practice of "autobiographics" which covers the entire spectrum of women's self-representation.

Other Sisterhoods

Other Sisterhoods
  • Author : Sandra Kumamoto Stanley
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 05 December 1998
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Where are the women writers of color? Where are their theoretical voices? The fifteen contributors to Other Sisterhoods examine how women writers of color have contributed to the discourse of literary and cultural theory. They focus on the impact of key issues, such as social construction and identity politics, on the works of women writers of color, as well as how these women deal with differences relating to gender, class, race/ethnicity, and sexuality. The book also explores the ways

Transnational National and Personal Voices

Transnational  National  and Personal Voices
  • Author : Begoña Simal,Begoña Simal González,Elisabetta Marino
  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Release : 05 December 2022
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"The growing heterogeneity of Asian American and Asian diasporic voices has also given rise to variegated theoretical approaches to these literatures. This book attempts to encompass both the increasing awareness of diasporic and transnational issues, and more ""traditional"" analyses of Asian American culture and literature. Thus, the articles in this collection range from investigations into the politics of literary and cinematic representation, to ""digging"" into the past through ""literary archeology"", or analyzing how ""consequential"" bodies can be in recent literature

Ethnic Passages

Ethnic Passages
  • Author : Thomas J. Ferraro
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 April 1993
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Farraro (English, Duke U.) defends immigration narratives from their reputation of having stereotyped characters and plots. He argues that they are manifestations of a rebirth paradigm and draw on all the literary tools employed by other genres. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR