WorldCat Identities

Okada, John

Overview
Works: 14 works in 93 publications in 3 languages and 3,534 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3565.K33, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Okada
No-no boy by John Okada( Book )

74 editions published between 1957 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the aftermath of World War II, Ichiro, a Japanese American, returns home to Seattle to make a new start after two years in an internment camp and two years in prison for refusing to be drafted
No-no boy by John Okada( )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1956, No-No Boy was virtually ignored by a public eager to put World War II and the Japanese internment behind them. It was not until the mid-1970s that a new generation of Japanese American writers and scholars recognized the novel's importance and popularized it as one of literature's most powerful testaments to the Asian American experience
Seventh Hawaii Topical Conference in Particle Physics August 10-23, 1977 : participant seminars by Hawaii Topical Conference in Particle Physics( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Okada : the life et rediscovered work of the author of No-no boy by John Okada( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Okada's "No-No Boy": (National) Identity, Historical Context, and Western Tradition by Thomas Wolfgang Girst( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.19 for Asian-Amer ... to 0.95 for Amerikanis ...)

No-no boy
Covers
Asian-American writersAssimilating Asians : gendered strategies of authorship in Asian AmericaThe concept of failure represented by the Nisei characters in John Okada's 'No-no boy'
Alternative Names
John Okada Amerikaans schrijver (1923-1971)

John Okada écrivain américain

John Okada escritor estadounidense

Okada, John

オカダ, ジョン

ジョン・オカダ

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