MELUS

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List of Papers (Total 6)

Narrating the Transnational: Refugee Routes, Communities of Shared Fate, and Transnarrative Form

This essay argues that Aimee Phan’s short story cycle We Should Never Meet (2004) offers a form that makes perceptible the linked trajectories conditioning refugee displacements. Mapping the fallout from the evacuation of children from South Vietnam, this story cycle draws out the relations among the vectors of US power and the mass displacements they produce, as well as the...