Covers, Titles, and Tables: The Formations of American Literary Canons

Contents										xviii

	LAUREEN MAR (B. 1953) 								1506
		My Mother; Who Came from China, Where She Never Saw Snow	 	1506

	LORNA DEE CERVANTES (B. 1954) 							1508
		Refugee Ship 								1508

	AURORA LEVINS MORALES (B. 1954) 						1509
		Child of the Americas 							1509

	CATHY SONG (B. 1955) 								1511
		The White Porch 							1511
		Chinatown 								1513
		Heaven 									1516

	LI-YOUNG LEE (B. 1957) 								1518
		The Gift 								1518
		Mnemonic 								1519
		This Room and Everything in It 						1520

	MARTIN ESPADA (B. 1957) 							1522
		Bully 									1522

	SHERMAN ALEXIE (B. 1966) 							1524
		On tbe Amtrak from Boston to New York City 				1525

A Chronology of Works and Events that Shaped American Literature 1860 to Present Day 	1527
Credits 										1538
Index ofAutbors, Titles, and First Lines ofpoems					1548
Map of tbe United States 								1554
Additional Titles oflnterest 								1556

1829-2004

Dr. Kenneth Roemer
University of Texas at Arlington

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