Articles tagged immigrant literature

‘Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows’, ‘Marriage of a Thousand Lies’ & ‘No One Can Pronounce My Name’

While the post-9/11 period and its racialization and criminalization of brown bodies marked one epoch of the South Asian experience, recent South Asian immigrant literature suggests the beginning of another frame: sexuality.

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23 Sep 2007 // 10:59 PM

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

Brief Wondrous Life will not displace Julia Alvarez's In the Time of the Butterflies as the novel about Dominican life and history everyone should read.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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