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How to be South Asian in America : narratives of ambivalence and belonging /

Main Author: Jain, Anupama, 1972-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2011
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Table of Contents:
  • Reading assimilation and the American dream as transnational narratives
  • They came on buses: "Guyanese Opportunities" as a contemporary Americanization program
  • "Stretched over dark femaleness": three South Asian novels of Americanization
  • "How to be Indian": independent films about second-generation South Asian Americans
  • Ambivalent Americanization and South Asian narratives of belonging in diaspora.