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Paper sons and daughters

Ufrieda Ho

Paper sons and daughters

growing up Chinese in South Africa

by Ufrieda Ho

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race relations,
  • Chinese,
  • Family,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Johannesburg, South Africa : Picador Africa, 2011.

    StatementUfrieda Ho
    SeriesModern African writing
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT1768.C55 H6 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25347059M
    ISBN 109780821420201, 9780821444443
    LC Control Number2012020804

      In Paper Sons and Daughters, Ho unfolds the story of her family and, more broadly, of the Chinese community in South Africa in the latter half of the twentieth century. It’s a deeply moving narrative, filled with love, pain and a delicate wistfulness.”—David Medalie, author of The Mistress’s Dog and The Shadow Follows “’Paper Sons and Daughters’ gives voice to the people in my life,” sadi Ho. Facebook gallery. More snaps on Facebook; Book details. Paper Sons and Daughters: Growing up Chinese in South Africa by Ufrieda Ho EAN: Find this book with BOOK Finder!

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Explains Ho: "I've said of the book: a little bit of my story is yours and a little bit of yours is mine, and I really do believe that." Rebecca Dodd is a free-lance. Paper Sons Inthe San Francisco earthquake and fire destroyed local public records.

Dating from the fire, many Chinese claimed that they were born in San Francisco. With this citizenship the father then claimed citizenship for his offspring born in China. In subsequent trips to the Orient, the father would report the birth of an offspring Ufrieda Ho, winner of the Anthony Sampson Foundation Award for Journalism, talks to Sheila Barradas about her book 'Paper sons and daughters - growing up Chinese in South Africa'.

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Exempt groups included merchants, government officials, students, teachers, and visitors, but none were