Award-Winning Books: Literature and Drama

2289 reg

Accessible Citizenships

Disability, Nation, and the Cultural Politics of Greater Mexico

Julie Avril Minich

240 pages
5.5 x 8.5


PB: 978-1-4399-1070-2 $28.95 Dec 13
HC: 978-1-4399-1069-6 $86.50 Dec 13
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1071-9 $28.95

MLA Prize in United States Latina and Latino and Chicana and Chicano Literary Cultural Studies, 2015

1429 reg

Black Theatre

Ritual Performance in the African Diaspora

edited by Paul Carter Harrison, Victor Leo Walker II and Gus Edwards

432 pages
7 x 10
1 table

PB: 978-1-56639-944-9 $36.95 Nov 02
HC: 978-1-56639-943-2 $78.50 Nov 02
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0115-1 $36.95

Finalist for the George Freedley Memorial Award for an outstanding book in theatre or another area of live performance from the Theatre Library Association, 2002

1888 reg

The Coolie Speaks

Chinese Indentured Laborers and African Slaves in Cuba

Lisa Yun

336 pages
6 x 9
6 tables, 3 figs., 1 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-582-0 $31.95 Feb 09
HC: 978-1-59213-581-3 $61.50 Feb 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-583-7 $31.95 Feb 08

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2008

2290 reg

Dr. Radway's Sarsaparilla Resolvent

Beth Kephart

198 pages
5.5 x 8.5


PB: 978-0-9840429-6-8 $15.95 Apr 13

Parrott Library Award from the St. Albans School Library, 2014
Kirkus Reviews' Best in Children's Books, 2013

1793 reg

Literary Gestures

The Aesthetic in Asian American Writing

Edited by Rocío G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee

248 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-365-9 $32.95 Nov 05
HC: 978-1-59213-364-2 $81.50
Ebook: 978-1-59213-366-6 $32.95

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2006

1979 reg

Messiahs of 1933

How American Yiddish Theatre Survived Adversity through Satire

Joel Schechter

304 pages
6 x 9
10 figs., 15 halftones

HC: 978-1-59213-872-2 $51.50 Apr 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-874-6 $51.50 Apr 08

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2008

1265 reg

Performing Asian America

Race and Ethnicity on the Contemporary Stage

Josephine Lee

256 pages
6 x 9
21 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-637-0 $30.95 Mar 98
HC: 978-1-56639-502-1 $34.95 Feb 97
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0670-5 $30.95 Feb 97

Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Asian American Studies Conference, 2016

1900 reg

Savoring the Salt

The Legacy of Toni Cade Bambara

Edited by Linda Janet Holmes and Cheryl A. Wall

320 pages
6 x 9
16 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-625-4 $31.95 Nov 07
HC: 978-1-59213-624-7 $86.50 Nov 07
Ebook: 978-1-59213-626-1 $31.95

Selected as “‘The Best of the Best’ from the University Presses” Books You Should Know About” for the ALA Annual Conference, 2008

2061 reg

Searching for Mr. Chin

Constructions of Nation and the Chinese in West Indian Literature

Anne-Marie Lee-Loy

198 pages
5.5 x 8.5


HC: 978-1-4399-0130-4 $46.50 May 10
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0132-8 $46.50 May 10

Gordon K. and Sybil Lewis Book Award, 2011

2325 reg

Unbought and Unbossed

Transgressive Black Women, Sexuality, and Representation

Trimiko Melancon

256 pages
5.5 x 8.5
5 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-1146-4 $27.95 Oct 14
HC: 978-1-4399-1145-7 $75.50 Oct 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1147-1 $27.95

College Language Association Creative Scholarship Book Award, 2016

1706 reg

The World Next Door

South Asian American Literature and the Idea of America

Rajini Srikanth

304 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-081-8 $29.95 Jul 04

Cultural Studies Book Award, Association for Asian American Studies, 2006
Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2005