Where the Body Meets Memory

Where the Body Meets Memory

An Odyssey of Race, Sexuality, and Identity

Book - 1996
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Interweaving his own experience with that of other Japanese Americans, award-winning poet David Mura reveals how being a model minority has resulted in a loss of heritage and wholeness for Japanese Americans. Mura explores America's racial and sexual taboos, the consequences of assimilation, and raising children in a world that refuses to honor racial diversity.
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, Doubleday, 1996
Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed
ISBN: 9780385471831
Call Number: 305.8956 M931w
Characteristics: x, 272 p. ; 25 cm


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