restricted access   Volume 30, Number 2, April 2006

Table of Contents

From: The Lion and the Unicorn

Previous Issue Next Issue

Special Issue: Asian American Children's Literature

Guest Editor: Dolores de Manuel and Rocio G. Davis

Editors' Introduction: Critical Perspectives on Asian American Children's Literature

pp. v-xv

Paying with Shadows

pp. 157-167

The Cultural Production of Asian American Young Adults in the Novels of Marie G. Lee, An Na, and Doris Jones Yang

pp. 168-184

Asian American Autobiography for Children: Critical Paradigms and Creative Practice

pp. 185-201

"The sound of bamboo planted deep inside them:" Reclaiming Filipino American History and Identity in Lakas and the Manilatown Fish

pp. 202-217

Writing Chinese America into Words and Images: Storytelling and Retelling of The Song of Mu Lan

pp. 218-233

Negotiated Identities and Female Personal Space in Thai American Adolescent Literature

pp. 234-249

Toward a Poetics of Asian American Fantasy: Laurence Yep's Construction of a Bicultural Mythology

pp. 250-264

Book Reviews

Archetypes and Motifs in Folklore and Literature: A Handbook (review)

pp. 265-267

The Dime Novel in Children's Literature (review)

pp. 268-271

Clever Maids: The Secret History of the Grimm Fairy Tales (review)

pp. 271-273

Brown Gold: Milestones of African-American Children's Picture Books, 1845-2002 (review)

pp. 274-279

The Important Books: Children's Picture Books as Art and Literature (review)

pp. 280-283

Elusive Childhood: Impossible Representations in Modern Fiction (review)

pp. 283-285