ERIC Number: EJ563781
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Caught between Two Worlds: Themes of Family, Community, and Ethnic Identity in Yoshiko Uchida's Works for Children.
Harada, Violet H.
Children's Literature in Education, v29 n1 p19-30 Mar 1998
Discusses the work of Japanese-American writer Yoshiko Uchida, who accurately re-creates a sense of the past in her depictions of Japanese-Americans struggling to define their self-images. Examines Uchida's treatment of several sociocultural issues and themes reflected in her children's works dealing with pre-World War II and internment years. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A