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 ...

Der Alpdruck

Author: Hans Fallada
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3744838900
Size: 66.65 MB
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Oder es war auch wie dichtes Spinnengewebe, das mit der Atemluft in seine Kehle drang und sein Bewußtsein überwältigte. Ein Alpdruck .

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 ...

Letters To Memory

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566894980
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Praise for Karen Tei Yamashita: "It's a stylistically wild ride, but it's smart, funny and entrancing." —NPR "Fluid and poetic as well as terrifying." —New York Times Book Review With delightful plays of voice and structure, this is ...

Tropic Of Orange

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566895022
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. . . An exquisite mystery novel. But this is a novel of dystopia and apocalypse; the mystery concerns the tragic flaws of human nature." —Library Journal (starred review) "Brilliant. . .

Circle K Cycles

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

Cities Of Others

Author: Xiaojing Zhou
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295805420
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4 For instance, the critics Ursula K. Heise and Caroline Rody both employ an
ecological concept in examining the local-global connections in Yamashita's
work, with Heise focusing on Through the Arc of the Rain Forest and Rody on
both Tropic of Orange and Through the Arc of the Rain Forest. 5 See M. Davis,
Ecology of Fear. 6 Subsequent parenthetical references to Yamashita's Tropic of
Orange are given without the title. 10 11 12 7 Soja in Postmetropolis offers a well-
researched ...

Brazil Maru

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781566894845
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Japanese immigrants in Brazil build an isolated communal settlement in the rain forest, prey to the charisma of one man.

Arthur

Author: Mikael Lindnord
Publisher: Edel:Books
ISBN: 3841904866
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Inmitten des ecuadorianischen Dschungels trifft der schwedische Extremsportler Mikael mit seinem Team auf einen verwahrlosten Straßenhund – ausgemergelt und mit Wunden übersät: Arthur.

Transnational Asian American Literature

Author: Shirley Lim
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 9781592134519
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Her other works include Through the Arc of the Rain Forest (1990), Tropic of
Orange (1997), and Circle K Cycles (2001). My main interest was Asian
American novels, drama, poetry, and short stories about immigration,
concentration camps, culture clash, and the terrible price Asian Americans pay
for being told that they have "made it" in the United States. The price is
assimilation into the mainstream, the mental contortion needed to act "Asian
American" so that an individual is more ...