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Author Yu, Charles, 1976- author.

Title Interior Chinatown [text (large print)] / Charles Yu.

Publication Info. Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2020.
©2020

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Large Type Fiction    YU,CHA    Available
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Edition Large print edition.
Description 309 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Physical Medium large print rdafs
Series Thorndike press large print Bill's bookshelf
Thorndike Press large print Bill's bookshelf.
Summary "Willis Wu doesn't perceive himself as a protagonist even in his own life: He's merely Generic Asian man. Sometimes he gets to be Background Oriental Making a Weird Face or even Disgraced Son, but he is always relegated to a prop. Yet every day he leaves his tiny room in a Chinatown SRO and enters the Golden Palace restaurant, where Black and White, a procedural cop show, is in perpetual production. He's a bit player here, too, but he dreams of being Kung Fu Guy--the most respected role that anyone who looks like him can attain. At least that's what he has been told, time and time again. Except by one person, his mother. Who says to him: Be more."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Asian Americans -- Fiction.
Asian Americans in popular culture -- Fiction.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- Fiction.
Assimilation (Sociology) -- Fiction.
Racism -- Fiction.
Actors -- Fiction.
Television -- Production and direction -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Large type books.
Domestic fiction.
ISBN 9781432878924 (hardcover) (large print)
1432878921 (hardcover) (large print)

 
    
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