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American knees

by Shawn Wong

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Americans -- Fiction,
  • Interracial dating -- Fiction,
  • Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction,
  • Chinese American families -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementShawn Wong ; introduction by Jeffrey F.L. Partridge.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.O583 A8 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 229 p. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3300423M
    ISBN 100295984961
    LC Control Number2004029424

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      UW faculty write books all the time, but it’s rare for one of them to be made into a movie. That’s what’s happened to Shawn Wong’s book, American Knees, and this month the movie begins a round of appearances at film festivals. Wong, a professor of English and director of the UW Honors Program, wrote American Knees a decade ago in response to his late first wife’s plea to write. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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" American Knees (a takeoff on the old schoolyard song, 'Chinese, Japanese, dirty knees ') is the story of how Raymond Ding, a politically correct man with a politically incorrect sense of humor, falls into, and out of, love with newspaper photographer Aurora Crane.4/5(23).

American Knees is one of them. Though I loved reading about characters whose concerns, complaints, neuroses, and motivations are so familiar and believable to me as an Asian American, this probably wouldn't have been a book I would've read if it hadn't been about Asian Americans/5.

American Knees: A Novel - Kindle edition by Wong, Shawn, Partridge, Jeffrey F. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading American Knees: A Novel.4/5(23). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the American Knees by Shawn Wong at Barnes & Noble.

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Seattle poet/essayist Wong's second novel (after Homebase,not reviewed): a satirical exploration of ethnic-American love whose characters' addiction to sociological rhetoric gets in their (and their readers') way. The title refers to the schoolyard taunt ``What are youChinese, Japanese, or American Knees?''.

Here’s a romantic comedy that shows how difficult it is to be raised in America as a part of a racial minority. Shawn Wong’s second novel, American Knees, takes its title from a. Get this from a library.

American knees. [Shawn Wong] -- Chinese American Raymond Ding, fresh from a divorce, falls in love with half-Japanese Aurora Crane. He soon discovers he is "banging his shins on the questions of race, culture, and identity he.

“can’t you write a book i can read on the beach?” These words—an accusation, really—may well be the seeds of the novel you have in your hands.

Shawn Wong’s late wife Vicki Tsuchida was, like many ordinary readers and students, exasperated with the gravity and the postmodern experimentation of much contemporary literature—the kind.

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-- David Wong Louie * Los Angeles Times Book Review * American Knees (a takeoff on the old schoolyard song, 'Chinese, Japanese, dirty knees ') is the story of how Raymond Ding, a politically correct man with a politically incorrect sense of humor, falls into, and out of, love with newspaper photographer Aurora Crane.

American Knees Shawn Wong, Author Simon & Schuster $21 (p) ISBN Buy this book. In his second novel, Wong (Homebase) discursively traces the course of true love through the. American Knees Shawn Wong, Author Simon & Schuster $12 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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Redefining Asian American Masculinity in Shawn Wong’s American Knees. Read online the first chapters of this book. I want to read the book. - Annette Lyons, Director, Counseling Center, American Cathedral, Paris “In her insightful Looking for Gold, Tiberghien writes several books in one: an autobiography, an exploration of the writing process and an account of being a lay student of C.G.

Jung’s work.” -Elliott Bay Book Company, Seattle Show book. American Knees (Paperback) American Knees (Paperback) By Shawn Wong, Jeffrey F. Partridge (Introduction by) $ Add to Wish List. Available - usually arrives in days. Description. Read about the movie, Americanese, based on Shawn Wong's book, at: http: // Shawn Wong.

American and Schuster, ; Scribner paperback, ; reissued by University of Washington Press, Raymond, from Shawn Wong’s American Knees, sets out to shatter these myths, and while sometimes showing characteristics from either side of the spectrum, throughout the course of the novel Raymond shows himself to be a strong-minded and individualistic, proving that Asian American men are just as multi-faceted as anyone else, and possessing.

American Knees is a fictional novel written by Shawn Wong published in by Simon & Schuster. Init was re-issued by University of Washington Press. Init was re-issued by University of Washington Press. My novel “American Knees” was written for my late wife, Vicki.

She told me one day that she wanted me to write her a book she could read at the beach. So I did. I wrote a whole novel for one person in order to make her laugh. That it was a good story and made into a movie is a bonus and brings the story to a wider audience.

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