The Woman Warrior
Author: Maxine Hong Kingston
The Woman Warrior is a pungent, bitter, but beautifully written memoir of growing up Chinese American in Stockton, California. Maxine Hong Kingston (China Men) distills the dire lessons of her mother’s mesmerizing “talk-story” tales of a China where girls are worthless, tradition is exalted and only a strong, wily woman can scratch her way upward. The author’s America is a….Read More
California Immigrants Chinese Social Life Ca 1940 Ca 1955 Childhood Reminiscences Chinese Biographies Fiction Memoirs Social Life And Customs
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