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War baby/love child : mixed race Asian American art

Author: Laura Kina; Wei Ming Dariotis
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
"War Baby / Love Child examines hybrid Asian American identity through a collection of essays, artworks, and interviews at the intersection of critical mixed race studies and contemporary art. The book pairs artwork and interviews with 19 emerging, mid-career, and established mixed race/mixed heritage Asian American artists, including Li-lan and Kip Fulbeck, with scholarly essays exploring such topics as Vietnamese
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Kina; Wei Ming Dariotis
ISBN: 9780295992259 0295992255
OCLC Number: 785080424
Description: xviii, 292 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Miscegenating Discourses: Critical Contexts for Mixed Race Asian American Art and Identity / by Laura Kina and Wei Ming Dariotis --
Skin Stories, Wars, and Remembering: The Philippine-American War / by Rudy P. Guevarra, Jr. --
Eating Your Heart Out: An Interview with Lori Kay --
Somewhere Tropical: An Interview with Gina Osterloh --
Wading to Shore: An Interview with Jenifer Wofford --
The Celtic Samurai: Storytelling a Transnational-Transracial Family Life / by Stephen Murphy-Shigematsu --
Yonsei Hapa Uchinanchu: An Interview with Laura Kina --
9/11 Manzanar Mashup: An Interview with Chris Naka --
Gravity Always Wins: An Interview with Laurel Nakadate --
Producing Missing Persons: Korean Adoptee Artists Imagining (Im)Possible Lives / by Eleana J. Kim --
Crossfading the Gendered History of Militarism in Korea: An Interview with Jane Jin Kaisen --
Lost in Their "Fathers' Land": War, Migration, and Vietnamese Amerasians / by Cathy J. Schlund-Vials --
In Love in a Faraway Place: An Interview with Serene Ford --
Six Queens: Miss Ka Palapala and Interracial Beauty in Territorial Hawai'i / by Lori Pierce --
Remixing Metaphors: Negotiating Multiracial Positions in Contemporary Native Hawaiian Art / by Margo Machida --
Hawaiian Cover-ups: An Interview with Adrienne Pao --
I've Always Wanted Your Nose, Dad: An Interview with Samia Mirza --
Both Buffer and Cosmopolitan: Eurasians, Colonialism, and the New "Benevolent" Globalization / by Wei Ming Dariotis --
Cosmopolitan Views: An Interview with Li-lan --
100% Hapa: An Interview with Kip Fulbeck --
Archiving Ephemera: An Interview with Amanda Ross-Ho --
Reappearing Home: Mixed Asian Native North Americans / by Wei Ming Dariotis --
Walking in "Chindian" Shoes: An Interview with Louie Gong --
Hello, Half-breed!: An Interview with Debra Yepa-Pappan --
What Used to Be a Footnote: Claiming Black Roots in Asian American-Asian Caribbean Historical Memory / by Wendy Thomp son Taiwo --
Jamaican Hybridity within the "Bowels of Babylon": An Interview with Albert Chong --
Automythography: An Interview with Mequitta Ahuja --
Revisiting Border Door and UnEarthing Los Anthropolocos' White-Fying Project / Richard A. Lou --
Journey of a "Chicanese": An Interview with Richard A. Lou --
Artificial Gems: An Interview with Cristina Lei Rodrigu --
The Biracial Baby Boom and the Multiracial Millennium / by Camill a Fojas --
Loving Days: Images of Marriage Equality Then and Now / Stuart Gaffney and Ken Tanabe.
Responsibility: edited by Laura Kina and Wei Ming Dariotis.


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A fascinating book on mixed-race identity and visual art. -- Shawn Wong * International Examiner * The project makes visible underrepresented histories with Asian-American studies, mixed-race studies Read more...

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