Through The Arc Of The Rain Forest

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566895049
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"Fluid and poetic as well as terrifying." —New York Times Book Review "Dazzling . . . a seamless mixture of magic realism, satire and futuristic fiction." —San Francisco Chronicle "Impressive . . . a flight of fancy through a dreamlike ...

Through The Arc Of The Rain Forest

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566892856
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This book is simultaneously entertaining and depressing, with all the rollicking pessimism you'd expect of a good soap opera or a good political satire."- Kirsten Backstrom, 500 Great Books by Women

Brazil Maru

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566895030
Size: 47.63 MB
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"Immensely entertaining." —Newsday "Poignant and remarkable." —Philadelphia Inquirer "Warm, compassionate, engaging, and thought-provoking." —Washington Post "With a subtle ominousness, Yamashita sets up her hopeful, prideful ...

Circle K Cycles

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
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ISBN:
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With skill, imagination, and wit, Yamashita defines an emerging challenge of twenty-first century global society.

Scintillations

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781566894876
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This dive into the Yamashita family archive and Japanese internment runs a documentary impulse through filters that shimmer with imagination.

Tropic Of Orange

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
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Gabriel, a news reporter in L.A., follows leads in which seemingly unrelated events mysteriously unite as the homeless take up residence in abandoned Mercedes, lowriders, and Cads, and an aged Asian American sansei conducts symphonies from ...

Anime Wong

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566893402
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Giant foam rubber sushi and cyborg kungfu fighters populate performances that reflect questions of gender, identity, orientalism, and racial politics.

Hemispheric American Studies

Author: Caroline F. Levander
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813543878
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... for this period “to meet and understand the Brazilian community living in Japan
” (11). Yamashita's interest in Circle K Cycles in the ever-increasing difficulty of
correlating identities and homes with singular locations continues not only the
story begun in Brazil-Maru, but also the formal conventions she uses to explore
that issue in Through the Arc of the Rain Forest (1990). Written amid the
extended drafting and revision required of Brazil-Maru, Through the Arc of the
Rain Forest offers ...