Bamboo among the oaks : contemporary writing by Hmong Americans (Book, 2002) [Macalester College]
skip to content
Bamboo among the oaks : contemporary writing by Hmong Americans Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Bamboo among the oaks : contemporary writing by Hmong Americans

Author: Mai Neng Moua
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Borealis Books, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Literary collections
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mai Neng Moua
ISBN: 0873514378 9780873514378
OCLC Number: 988452562
Awards: Commended for Minnesota Book Award (Anthology) 2003
Description: ix, 205 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The voice / May Lee --
Loneliness / Kou Lor --
Slices with a Hmong knife / Kou Lor --
Walking Manifesto #2 / Pacynz Lyfoung --
Along the Way to the Mekong / Mai Neng Moua --
D.C. / Mai Neng Moua --
Father died twenty-five years ago / Mai Neng Moua --
Life in four short chapters / Mai Neng Moua --
My mother is a coffee table / Mai Neng Moua --
My white lover / Mai Neng Moua --
Endstage / Mai Neng Moua --
The Hmong wall / Vayong Moua --
The shadow that loved / Vayong Moua --
The garden / Noukou Thao --
The true tale of Yer / Bryan Thao Worra --
The last war poem / Bryan Thao Worra --
Fury / Bryan Thao Worra --
Wisdom / Bryan Thao Worra --
Hmoob boy meets Hmong girl / Va-Megn Thoj --
REM & Dab & Neeg & Dab Neeg / Ka Vang --
Twinkies / Ka Vang --
Extraordinary Hmong / Ka Vang --
Yellow man<U+2019>s burden / Ka Vang --
Ms. Pac-Man ruined my gang life / Ka Vang --
Disconnect / Ka Vang --
943 / M.S. Vang --
The case of the red pens / M.S. Vang --
Dreams of a forgotten widow / Mayli Vang --
Some old Hmong woman / Mayli Vang --
We women of the Hmong culture / Mayli Vang --
Reflections of my father / Mayli Vang --
A tropical garden in the San Joaquin Valley / Soul Choj Vang --
Chino / Soul Choj Vang --
Letter from the shore of the Dragon River / Soul Choj Vang --
Immunization / Soul Choj Vang --
Retired / Soul Choj Vang --
The American / Soul Choj Vang --
The last walk / Hawj Xiong --
The lovers: A Halloween tale of horror / Kao Xiong with Dia Cha --
Broken / Pa Xiong --
Running away from home / Pa Xiong --
The green house / Pa Xiong --
Condom nations / Pa Xiong --
Chapter one / Naly Yang --
In remembrance / Naly Yang --
Spirit trails / Naly Yang --
Mother<U+2019>s Day / Peter Yang --
My dad the Mekong and me the Mississippi / Peter Yang --
Is the beauty queen a real woman? / Kao Yongvang.
Responsibility: edited by Mai Neng Moua.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.