Baker & Taylor Presents critical perspectives on the works of Asian-American writers, including John Okada, Joy Kagawa, and Carlos Bulosan
Book News Assembles 15 critical perspectives, first published between the late 1970s and the early 1990s. Among them are Dorothy Ritsuko McDonald's examination of the Japanese-American experience in the relocation camps of World War II as portrayed in John Okada's No-No Boy , and Shirley Geok-lin's analysis of the figure of the Japanese mother in Joy Kagawa's novel Obasan and Monica Sone's autobiography Nisei Daughter . The works considered are also listed chronologically. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.