Los Angeles and American Studies in a Pacific World of Migrations

TitleLos Angeles and American Studies in a Pacific World of Migrations
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsYu, H
JournalAmerican Quarterly
Volume56
Pagination531-543
ISBN Number0003-0678
KeywordsAmerican studies, Culture, HUMANITIES, Migration, MULTIDISCIPLINARY, Towns
Abstract

Migration is a process without end; comings and goings rather than the singular leaving of one place and arriving at another by which people mythically understand the immigrant’s story. Yu explores the world of migration in Los Angeles within the American studies context.