Min Hyoung Song
A.B., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Ph.D., Tufts University
Stokes Hall S483
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Director of the MA program. Specializes in Asian American, ethnic American, and twentieth-century American literature, with a special interest in cultural studies and literary theory.
Spring 2013 Courses
- EN803 - America and its Futures
- The Children of 1965: On Writing, and Not Writing, as an Asian American, Duke University Press Books, (April 2013).
- "'How Good It Is to Be a Monkey': Comics, Racial Formation and American Born Chinese." Mosaic 43:1, 73-93. (March 2010).
- Strange Future: Pessimism and the 1992 Los Angeles Riots Durham: Duke University Press, 2005).
- Asian American Studies: A Reader (co-edited with Jean Wu). New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press 2000.
- Guest Editor, Issue on "Asian Americans and Violence." Journal of Asian American Studies, 11.1 (2008).
- "'How Good it is to Be a Monkey': Racial Formation and Gene Luen Yang’s American Born Chinese.” Mosaic, forthcoming.
- “Communities of Remembrance: Reflections on the Virginia Tech Shootings and Race.” Journal of Asian American Studies, 11.1 (2008), 1-26.
- “The Children of 1965: Allegory, Postmodernism, and Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake.” Special Issue: “After Postmodernism: Form and History in Contemporary American Fiction,” guest edited by Andrew Hoberek. Twentieth-Century Literature 53:3 (2007), 345-370.
- Looking Back: Diasporic Longing in Citizen 13660 and Persepolis.” In Ethnic Life Writings and Histories, edited by Rocío Davis. Munster: LIT Verlag, 2007. 115-132.
- "Sentimentalism and Sui Sin Far," Legacy. A Journal of American Women Writers
20:1-2 (2003), 134-152.
- “A Diasporic Future? Native Speaker and Historical Trauma.” LIT: Literature, Interpretation, Theory 12 (2001), 79-98.
- “The Unknowable and Sui Sin Far: The Epistemological Limits of ‘Oriental’ Sexuality.” In Q&A: Queer in Asian America, edited by David Eng and Alice Hom. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1998. 306-322.
- “Pahkar Singh’s Argument with Asian America: Color and the Structure of Race Formation.” In A Part, Yet Apart: South Asians in Asian America, edited by Rajini Srikanth and Lavina Shankar. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1998. 79-104.