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by Cynthia Wu

Download Chang and Eng Reconnected: The Original Siamese Twins in American Culture eBook
ISBN:
1439908699
Author:
Cynthia Wu
Category:
History & Criticism
Language:
English
Publisher:
Temple University Press (August 24, 2012)
Pages:
218 pages
EPUB book:
1986 kb
FB2 book:
1320 kb
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1361 kb
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Rating:
4.8
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Conjoined twins Chang and Eng Bunker have fascinated the world since the 19th century. As astute entrepreneurs, the twins managed their own lives; nonetheless, as Chang and Eng Reconnected shows, American culture has always viewed them through the multiple lenses of difference.

Conjoined twins Chang and Eng Bunker have fascinated the world since the 19th century. In her captivating book, Chang and Eng Reconnected, Cynthia Wu traces the "Original Siamese Twins" through the terrain of American culture, showing how their inseparability underscored tensions between individuality and collectivity in the American popular imagination.

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Cynthia Wu has written a brilliant book Citation: Andrea Zittlau.

Cynthia Wu has written a brilliant book. It is not only enjoyable to read while revealing new insights and interpretations on the particular case of Chang and Eng Bunker, but it also challenges academic disciplinary perceptions in innovative ways. Scholars of disability studies, Asian American studies, transnational studies, anthropology and cultural analysis, as well as those interested in literature, film, law, museums, and art, will benefit from the book. Citation: Andrea Zittlau.

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In her captivating book, Chang and Eng Reconnected, Cynthia Wu traces the Original Siamese Twins through the terrain of American culture, showing how their inseparability underscored tensions between individuality and collectivity in the American popular imagination. Using letters, medical documents and exhibits, literature, art, film, and family lore, Wu provides a trans-historical analysis that presents the Bunkers as both a material presence and as metaphor.

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Eng Reconnected : The Original Siamese Twins in American Culture. Considering Chang and Eng's body in America from the nineteenth century to the present.

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For questions or feedback, please reach us at support at scilit. Using letters, medical documents and exhibits, literature, art, film, and family lore, Wu provides a trans-historical analysis that presents the Bunkers as both a material presence and as metaphor

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