May is Asian Pacific American Month

Books

 

American knees / Shawn Wong.  813.54 W872a 1996

 

The Cambodian community in the United States / written and edited by Cheth Ouch, Yoosun Park.  305.89596 O93c  1999

 

China men / Maxine Hong Kingston. 973.04951 K55c 1989

 

The crane wife / Sharon Hashimoto.  811.54 H348c 2003

 

East Main Street : Asian American popular culture / edited by Shilpa Davé, LeiLani Nishime, and Tasha Oren

305.895 E13 2005

 

Filipinos, forgotten Asian Americans : a pictorial essay, 1763-circa 1963 / Fred Cordova ;  973.0499 C796f

 

The four immigrants manga : a Japanese experience in San Francisco, 1904-1924 / Henry (Yoshitaka) Kiyama

979.461092 K62k 1999

 

Free food for millionaires / Min Jin Lee.  813.6 L479f   2007

 

Growing up Asian American / edited and with an introduction by Maria Hong ; afterword by Stephen H. Sumida.
810.80895 G884 1995

 

How did this happen here? : Japanese internment camps / Leni Donlan.  940.547273 D684h  2008  New Readers Collection

 

The hundred secret senses / Amy Tan.  813.54 T161h 1998

 

Khmer American : identity and moral education in a diasporic community / Nancy J. Smith-Hefner.  305.895 S649k  1999

 

Monkey bridge / Lan Cao.  813.54 C235m 1998

 

The new Americans : a guide to immigration since 1965 / edited by Mary C. Waters & Reed Ueda ; with Helen B. Marrow.  2007

 

Seattle’s other history : our Asian-American heritage / Edward Burke
979.7 B959s

 

Typical American / Gish Jen  813.54 J512t 1992

 

Unraveling the “model minority” stereotype : listening to Asian American youth / Stacey J. Lee.

371.9795 L481u

 

Vietnamese feminist poems from antiquity to the present : a bilingual

anthology / edited by Nguyễn Thị Minh Hà, Nguyễn Thị Thanh Bình, and Lady Borton ; with an introduction by Lady Borton ; and a foreword by Grace Paley.

895.9221 V666 2007

 

When the emperor was divine : a novel / by Julie Otsuka  813.6 O88w 2003

 

Yellow : stories / Don Lee.  813.6 L477y 2002

 

You make my silence sing! words for people who love / Lonny Kaneko.  811.54 K16y 1989

 

Electronic Books      

 

AfroAsian encounters [electronic resource] : culture, history, politics / edited by Heike Raphael-Hernandez and Shannon Steen ; with a foreword by Vijay Prashad and afterword by Gary Okihiro.

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Black, brown, yellow, and left [electronic resource] : radical activism in Southern California / Laura Pulido.  2006 http://moe.ic.highline.edu:2048/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/highlinelibrary/Doc?id=10088449

 

Buddha is hiding [electronic resource] : refugees, citizenship, the new America / Aihwa Ong. http://moe.ic.highline.edu:2048/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/highlinelibrary/Doc?id=10058584

 

Building diaspora [electronic resource] : Filipino community formation on the Internet / Emily Noelle Ignacio.

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Chinese American voices [electronic resource] : from the gold rush to the present / edited with introductions by Judy Yung, Gordon H. Chang, and Him Mark Lai.  2006

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Coolies and cane [electronic resource] : race, labor, and sugar in the age of emancipation / Moon-Ho Jung

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A feeling of belonging [electronic resource] : Asian American women’s public culture, / Shirley Jennifer Lim.

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God’s new whiz kids? [electronic resource] : Korean American evangelicals on campus / Rebecca Y. Kim.  2006 http://moe.ic.highline.edu:2048/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/highlinelibrary/Doc?id=10170568

 

Mental health among Taiwanese Americans [electronic resource] : gender, immigration, and transnational struggles / Chien-Juh Gu.  2006  http://moe.ic.highline.edu:2048/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/highlinelibrary/Doc?id=10172627

 

Model-minority imperialism [electronic resource] / Victor Bascara.  2006

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New roots in America’s sacred ground [electronic resource] : religion, race, and ethnicity in Indian America / Khyati Y. Joshi.  2006 http://moe.ic.highline.edu:2048/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/highlinelibrary/Doc?id=10153085

 

New cosmopolitanisms [electronic resource] : South Asians in the US / edited by Gita Rajan & Shailja Sharma.

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Pure beauty [electronic resource] : judging race in Japanese American beauty pageants / Rebecca Chiyoko King-O’Riain.  2006

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Government Documents      

 

Nisei linguists : Japanese Americans in the Military Intelligence Service during World War II / by James C. McNaughton.  D 101.2:N 63  2006  Government Documents

 

 

Media (Videos)

Ancestors in the Americas [videorecording] : Chinese in the frontier West : an American story / producer, director, writer, Loni Ding.  325.73 A538c 1998

 

Becoming American [videorecording] : the Chinese experience. [Program 1], Gold mountain dreams  973.04951 B398c 2003

 

Becoming American [videorecording] : the Chinese experience. [Program 2], Between two worlds  973.04951 B398c 2003

 

Bharati Mukherjee [videorecording] : conquering America 304.87 M953c

 

Blue collar and Buddha [videorecording] : a documentary (Laotian Americans) / by Taggart Siegel ; produced by Kati Johnston and Taggart Siegel ; directed by Taggart Siegel ; narration written by Charles Hallisey and Ajaan Xamonhpry Per.  1993 303.482 B658 1993

 

Dollar a day, 10 ̀a dance [videorecording] : a history portrait of Filipino farmworkers in America  305.89921073 D923d 1984

 

Gish Jen [videorecording]  809 L292

 

The great Pinoy boxing era [videorecording] / by Corky Pasquil

796.83092 G786 1995

 

Hold your breath [videorecording] / directed by Maren Grainger-Monsen ; producers, Maren Grainger-Monsen ? writer, Olivia Crawford.  2005

 

In no one’s shadow [videorecording] : Filipinos in America / a project of Visual Communications and Philippine Arts in the Community  304.8730599 I35 1995

 

In search of no-no boy [videorecording] : classroom edition / Resisters.com Productions.  2007

 

The Joy Luck Club [videorecording] / Hollywood Pictures.

791.4372 J88 1994

 

Omai Fa’atasi [videorecording] : Samoa mo Samoa / produced by Visual Communications. 1974

 

Picture bride [videorecording]  791.4372 P611 2004

 

Troubled paradise [videorecording] 996.904 T859 1992

 

Voices of challenge [videorecording] : Hmong women in transition 305.906914 V889 1999

 

Western eyes [videorecording]  305.895071 W527 2000

 

 

 

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