2002: 13th Annual ALA Conference

13th Annual ALA Conference 2002 at the Hyatt Regency in Long Beach, California, May 30-June 2, 2002

Psychoanalysis and Asian American Literature (Seaview C)
Chair: Viet Nguyen, University of Southern California and the Circle for Asian American Literary Studies

1. “Asian American Shame: Punishment Dreams in Freud, Hawthorne, and Kingston”
Sigmund Shen, New York University

2. “When is Racial Crossing Also a Sexual Crossing? Ethnic Performance as Transvestism”
Sylvia Chong, University of California, Berkeley

3. “Homosexual Homecoming: Gay Male Subjectivity in Recent Chinese American Literature”
Ta-wei Chi, UCLA