This section includes literature by Asian American authors, as well as nonfiction works on related subjects, and the ephemera of Asian American political and cultural organizations. We stock many out-of-print Asian American immigrant publications in Asian languages.
San Francisco: Chinese General Peace Association, 2013. 175p., very good in wraps, 8.5x11 inches, numerous photos, text almost entirely in Chinese. Includes many brief commemorative poems. Commemorative booklet issued by the Chinatown-based civic association, which was originally founded as a peacekeeping organization to mediate and suppress tong warfare.
Berkeley: CSU Examinetrs, 1986. 12p., staplebound magazine, 8.5x11 inches, very good. Published by and for Berkeley students, includes an article by Alan Kai about working as an escort for the Miss Chinatown pageant, Jake Aoki on "The fine art of dating," Jacob Lin on South African divestment, and more.
New York: the newspaper, 1945. Single issue of the tabloid format newspaper, 8p., toned and edgeworn with many small closed tears along the edges, top corner torn off with no loss of text, bottom corners wrinkled and creased, a reading copy only. Includes a story about Japanese-American objectors.
Fairfax, VA: the journal, [1998-?]. 280p., very good in wraps, text in Vietnamese. Single issue of the journal of the General Association of Former Military Academy Cadets of [South] Vietnam. Cover photos depict scenes from a San Jose event where the South Vietnamese colors were flown. Includes poetry, essays, and...
San Francisco: Dun feng wen yi she [Tun Feng Poetry Society], 1995. 309p., wraps, corners of several pages have fold creases from having been bent to mark pages. OCLC lists holdings of later volumes in the series, this being the first. Collection of Chinese-language poetry and works of art (reproduced...