Yell-Oh Girls!: Emerging Voices Explore Culture, Identity, And Growing Up Asian American by Vickie NamYell-Oh Girls!: Emerging Voices Explore Culture, Identity, And Growing Up Asian American by Vickie Nam

Yell-Oh Girls!: Emerging Voices Explore Culture, Identity, And Growing Up Asian American

byVickie Nam

Paperback | July 31, 2001

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In this groundbreaking collection of personal writings, young Asian American girls come together for the first time and engage in a dynamic converstions about the unique challenges they face in their lives. Promoted by a variety of pressing questions from editor Vickie Nam and culled from hundreds of submission from all over the country, these revelatory essays, poems, and stories tackle such complex issues as dual identities, culture clashes, family matters, body image, and the need to find one's voice.

With a foreword by Phoebe Eng, as well as contributions from accomplished Asian American women mentors Janice Mirikitani, Helen Zia, Nora Okja Keller, Lois-Ann Yamanaka, Elaine Kim, Patsy Mink, and Wendy Mink, Yell-Oh Girls! is an inspiring and much-needed resource for young Asian American girls.

Vickie Nam was most recently content/community producer at VOXXY, the L.A. -- based interactive network for girls. She was formerly managing producer at AsianAvenue.com, news team coordinator at Teen People, and editor in chief of Blue Jean Magazine. Her work has appeared in Seventeen, Jump, and KoreAM Journal. Vickie lives in Los Ange...
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Title:Yell-Oh Girls!: Emerging Voices Explore Culture, Identity, And Growing Up Asian AmericanFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.76 inPublished:July 31, 2001Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060959444

ISBN - 13:9780060959449

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 13

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"[Vickie Nam] is determined to make heard the voices of Asian-American girls."