Chapter 19. Staging the Binary: Asian American Theatre in the Late Twentieth Century

  1. David Krasner
  1. Daphne Lei

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996805.ch19

A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Drama

A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Drama

How to Cite

Lei, D. (2005) Staging the Binary: Asian American Theatre in the Late Twentieth Century, in A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Drama (ed D. Krasner), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996805.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405110884

Online ISBN: 9780470996805

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Keywords:

  • asian american theatre;
  • gender bending;
  • multicultural curriculum;
  • democracy;
  • ethnic genre

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Defining “Asian American” and Asian American Theatre

  • Either/Or: Traditional Asian Virtues vs. American Individuality

  • Neither/Nor: The Non-Asian Non-American Limbo