Figuring Futures: Early Asian American Mixed-Race Literature
Poulsen, Melissa Eriko
- Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
Literature | Asian American studies | Ethnic studies | American Orientalism | Asian American mixed-race literature | critical mixed race studies | mixed race literature | twentieth century literature
This dissertation examines figurations of Asian mixed race during the long period of Asian exclusion and enforced anti-miscegenation in the United States, when racial mixing was legally proscribed. During this time of U.S. expansion into Asia, and of unprecedented Asian...