Tag Archives: Yale University

Chinese Immigrants in Mexico 1931-71

A review of We Won’t Be Bullied Anymore: Chinese-Mexican Relations and the Chinese Community in Mexico, 1931-1971, by Fredy González. Fredy González’s 2013 dissertation, We…

Career Women in Contemporary Japan

A review of Career Women in Contemporary Japan: Pursuing Identities, Fashioning Lives, by Anne Stefanie Aronsson. Drawing on ethnographic research, literature reviews and surveys, Aronsson’s…

Mexico-US Migration 1965-86

A review of Undocumented Lives: A History of Mexico-U.S. Migration from 1965 to 1986, by Ana Raquel Minian Andjel.  Simply put, Ana Raquel Minian’s “Undocumented…

Music & Prosody in Late Imperial China

A review of Resonant Readings: Musicality in Early Modern Chinese Adaptations of Traditional Poetic Forms, by Kevin Conrad Schoenberger, Jr. This ambitious study focuses on…

Indonesia under Japanese Occupation

A review of Outlasting Colonialism: Socio-political Change in the Javanese Principalities under the Japanese Occupation of Indonesia during World War II, by Frank Dhont. In…

Russian-Argentine Literary Exchanges

A review of Russian-Argentine Literary Exchanges, by Dina Odnopozova. Dina Odnopozova’s dissertation skillfully traces the history of the literary dialogue between Russia and Argentina in…

Another Tale of the Heike

A review of Another Tale of the Heike: An Examination of the Engyōbon Heike monogatari, by Amy Christine Franks. Amy Franks’s meticulously researched and persuasively…