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Susan Thananopavarn

Susan Thananopavarn, Lecturing Fellow

Contact Info:
Office Location:  Box 90025, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 660-4368
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  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 2015
  • M.A., University of California - Berkeley, 1998
  • B.A., Princeton University, 1996

Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  • Thananopavarn, S. "Digging Up the Past: Randall Kenan‚Äôs Let the Dead Bury Their Dead and the Suppressed Histories of the U.S. South." Swamp Souths Literary and Cultural Ecologies LSU Press March, 2020.  [abs]
  • Thananopavarn, S. LatinAsian Cartographies: History, Writing, and the National Imaginary (Latinidad: Transnational Cultures in the United States).  Rutgers University Press, January, 2018 (216 pages pp.).  [abs]
  • Thananopavarn, S. LatinAsian Cartographies: History, Writing, and the National Imaginary.  Rutgers University Press, 2018 (216-216 pp.).  [abs]
  • Thananopavarn, S. "Negotiating Asian American Childhood in the Twenty-First Century: Grace Lin's Year of the Dog, Year of the Rat, and Dumpling Days." Lion and the Unicorn 38.1 (January, 2014): 106-122. [doi]
  • Thananopavarn, S. "Conscientizaci√≥n of the Oppressed: Language and the Politics of Humor in Ana Castillo's So Far from God." Aztlan: a Journal of Chicano Studies Number 1.Spring 2012 (April, 2012): 65-86.  [abs]

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