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Disorientation / Elaine Hsieh Chou.

Chou, Elaine Hsieh, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0593298357 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780593298350 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780593298350
  • ISBN: 0593298357
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2022.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
The curious note -- A benign coincidence -- Yellow peril 2.0 -- The most common name in the English-speaking world -- The versatility of tampons -- Japan is an inherently interesting country -- Hollywood -- Chinatown blues -- Special occasion role-plays -- Traitor! -- Chaos in the East Asian Studies Department -- Good old-fashioned American freedom -- Exhibiting all the usual signs -- The ultimate Asian woman -- Serial killers want to be caught -- All hail emperor Bartholomew -- Total immersion -- Fever dream -- A priori, a posteriori -- Be a good girl.
Summary, etc.:
"A struggling PhD student makes a shocking discovery about a famous Chinese American poet that sets into motion a series of escalating events, both humorous and fraught, that culminates in an incendiary reckoning of her relationships, beliefs, and identity"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women doctoral students > United States > Fiction.
Chinese American women > Fiction.
Education, Higher > United States > Fiction.
Discrimination in higher education > United States > Fiction.
Satire, American.

Available copies

  • 12 of 13 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bridgeport Public Library.


  • 1 current hold with 13 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport FIC CHOU (Text) 34000151313525 Adult New Fiction Available -


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