MARGINS AND MERGINGS IN MAXINE HONG KINGSTON’S THE WOMAN WARRIOR

Posted On Jul 18 2014 by

The Woman Warrior by Maxine Hong Kingston is a novel whose richness offers scores of interpretations among which the one we propose for discussion in our paper and which is announced in the title is vital for the understanding of the spirit of the author, narrator and story altogether. The movement from the Asian (communist) space, community and code to the American (capitalist) one, from tradition to novelty, from nature to civilization, from the condition of the poor to the one of the well-off, from the universe of the community to the one of the family, from mothers to daughters, …