Culinary Culture in Asian/North American Coming-of-Age Literature

  • Jenny Heijun Wills
Keywords: consumption, Asian American, coming-of-age


Review of:

Ho, Jennifer Ann. Consumption and Identity in Asian American Coming-of-Age Novels. 2005. New York: Routledge, 2012.


DOI: 10.1353/jeu.2014.0006

Author Biography

Jenny Heijun Wills

Jenny Heijun Wills is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Winnipeg. Her research and teaching focus on Asian/American and African American literary and cultural texts. She is currently working on a project that analyzes liberalism, essentialism, biologism, and origins in Asian adoption memoirs and the works of black abolitionists and nineteenth-century authors.

How to Cite
Wills, J. H. (2014). Culinary Culture in Asian/North American Coming-of-Age Literature. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 6(1). Retrieved from