American born chinese presentation2012

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American born chinese presentation2012

  1. 1. American Born Chinese By Gene Luen Yang Copyright 2006; New York: First Second PublishingL. Logsdon, 1/08
  2. 2. 3 Stories A “All Jin Wang wants is to fit in…” B “Born to rule over all the monkeys in the world, the story of the Monkey King…” C “Chin-Kee is the ultimate negative Chinese stereotype…”L. Logsdon, 1/08
  3. 3. Jin-Wang p. 30L. Logsdon, 1/08
  4. 4. More Points of Discussion p. 29 p. 37L. Logsdon, 1/08 p. 89
  5. 5. Monkey King Legend“Ive been a fan of the Monkey Kingsince I was a wee lad, listening to mymother tell me his stories at bedtime.Monkey Kingdom is an homage to myfavorite fictional character.” Gene YangRead about the Monkey Kingdom:http://www.humblecomics.com/monkey/•“The Story of Monkey King,” ChineseLegends,http://www.wku.edu/~haiwang.yuan/China/tales/monkey.html L. Logsdon, 1/08
  6. 6. Chin-KeeDoes acknowledging astereotype perpetuate it?Read Gene Yang’sresponse:http://firstsecondbooks.typepad.com/mainblog/2007/05/gene_yang_on_st.hL. Logsdon, 1/08
  7. 7. Comics in EducationRead the online version ofGene Yang’s graduate work,“Comics in Education.” Do youagree that comics can be: • Motivating • Visual • Permanent • Intermediary, and • PopularComics in Education:http://www.humblecomics.com/comicsedu/index.htmlL. Logsdon, 1/08
  8. 8. Bibliography• First Second - Creators - Gene Yang Blog, http://www.firstsecondbooks.com/authors/geneYangBlogMa• Humble Comics, Gene Yang’s Website: http://www.geneyang.com/• Interview: Sire, Hillary, Community Relations Manager, Barnes & Noble. Telephone Interview. January 2008.• UXL Graphic Novelists. Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast. Sarah Hermsen, ed., 2007, Gale Virtual Reference Library.L. Logsdon, 1/08
  9. 9. Additional Resources• National Association of Comics Art Educators: http://www.teachingcomics.org/bb/index.php• Diamond Bookshelf: “What are Graphic Novels and Comics”: http://bookshelf.diamondcomics.com/public/default.asp? t=1&m=1&c=20&s=161&ai=37630• “No Flying, No Tights--Graphic Novel Reviews.” http://noflyingnotights.com/• “Young Adult Literature Reviews.” http://yareviews.wikispaces.com/#tochome1• “Graphic Novels: Suggestions for Librarians.” National Coalition Against Censorship: http://ncac.org/literature/20060725~USA~Graphic_Novels,_A_Gui de_for_Librarians.cfmL. Logsdon, 1/08
  10. 10. Additional Resources• National Association of Comics Art Educators: http://www.teachingcomics.org/bb/index.php• Diamond Bookshelf: “What are Graphic Novels and Comics”: http://bookshelf.diamondcomics.com/public/default.asp? t=1&m=1&c=20&s=161&ai=37630• “No Flying, No Tights--Graphic Novel Reviews.” http://noflyingnotights.com/• “Young Adult Literature Reviews.” http://yareviews.wikispaces.com/#tochome1• “Graphic Novels: Suggestions for Librarians.” National Coalition Against Censorship: http://ncac.org/literature/20060725~USA~Graphic_Novels,_A_Gui de_for_Librarians.cfmL. Logsdon, 1/08

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