Supporting Resources

Dallacqua, Ashley K. “Exploring Literary Devices in Graphic Novels, Language Arts, Vol. 89, No. 6, Insights and Inquiries (July 2012), pp. 365-378.

Friedman, Susan Stanford. “MigrationsDiasporas, and Borders.” Introduction to Scholarship in Modern Languages and Literatures. Ed. David Nicholls. New York: MLA, 2007.

Hoskins, Janet, and Viet Thanh Nguyen, eds. Transpacific Studies: Framing an Emerging Field. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2014.

Nealon, Jeffrey T. The Theory Toolbox : Critical Concepts for the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2012.

Nguyen, Viet Thanh, “A Crisis of Representation” in Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America, ed. Viet Thanh Nguyen. Oxford: Oxford University, 2002.

McWilliams, Sally. “Precarious Memories and Affective Relationships in Thi Bui’s The Best We Could Do.” Journal of Asian American Studies, vol. 22, no. 3, 2019, pp. 315–48,

MPR Staff, “A Good Time for the Truth: What it’s like to be a person of color in Minnesota,” April 29, 2016.