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Author Bow, Leslie, 1962-

Title Partly colored : Asian Americans and racial anomaly in the segregated South / Leslie Bow.

Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.895075 B67p 2010    ---  Available
Description x, 285 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-271) and index.
Contents Introduction: thinking interstitially -- Coloring between the lines: historiographies of Southern anomaly -- The interstitial Indian: the Lumbee and segregation's middle caste -- White is and white ain't: failed approximation and eruptions of funk in representations of the Chinese in the South -- Anxieties of the "partly colored" -- Productive estrangement: racial-sexual continuums in Asian American as Southern literature -- Transracial/transgender: analogies of difference in Mai's America -- Afterword: continuums, mobility, places on the train.
Subject Asian Americans -- Southern States.
Asian Americans -- Race identity -- Southern States.
Segregation -- Southern States.
Southern States -- Race relations.
ISBN 9780814791332 (pb : alk. paper)
9780814791325 (cl : alk. paper)
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0814791336 (pb : alk. paper)

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