Books and Magazines

Asian/Pacific Islander American Women: A Historical Anthology / by Shirley Hune and Gail Nomura. New York : New York University Press, 2003.  

Audrey: The Asian American Women's Magazine / KoreAm Publishing, California.  

Dragon Ladies: Asian American Feminists Breathe Fire / by Sonia Shah. South End Press: 1999.  

The Hypersexuality of Race: Performing Asian/American Women on Screen and Scene / by Celine Parreñas Shimizu. North Carolina : Duke University Press, 2007.  

Making More Waves: New Writing by Asian American Women / by Elaine H. Kim et al. Beacon Press: 1997.  

Making Waves: An Anthology of Writings By and About Asian American Women / by Asian Women United of California. Beacon Press: 1989

Unbroken Thread: An Anthology of Plays by Asian American Women / by Genny Lim et al. Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts Press: 1993.  

The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts / by Maxine Hong Kingston. Vintage: 1989.  

YELL-Oh Girls! Emerging Voices Explore Culture, Identity, and Growing Up Asian American / by Vickie Nam. Harper Paperbacks: 2001.  


Fitzgibbon, Marian and Melinda Stolley. “Minority Women: The Untold Story” NOVA Online. Published: December 1, 2000. Accessed: April 9, 2009. <

Hall, C.C. “Asian eyes: Body image and eating disorders of Asian and Asian American Women.”

Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 8-18. 1995. 

Le, C.N. “Women and Gender Issues.” Accessed: September 24, 2009. <>.

Kim, Ellen A. “Asian Americans and eating disorders: A silent struggle” Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Published: January 28, 2003. Accessed: April 8, 2009. <>.   

National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Association.  Eating Disorders Information Sheet. Accessed March 30, 2009. <

National Eating Disorders Association. <

Robbins, Trina. “Gender Differences in Comics.” Image & Narrative. Published: September 2002. Accessed April 6, 2009. <

Sun, Calvin, dir. Asian American Beauty – Female Body Image Parts 1 and 2. Published:  April 26, 2007. Accessed: April 9, 2009. <