Sui Sin Far/Edith Maud Eaton: A Literary Biography

Type of resource
Author/collaborator
Title
Sui Sin Far/Edith Maud Eaton: A Literary Biography
Abstract
The British-born, Montreal-raised Edith Maud Eaton (1865-1914), who wrote under the pen name Sui Sin Far, was the first published author of Asian origin in North America. She began her writing career while working as a typesetter at the Montreal Daily Star, although she gained literary recognition only after moving to the United States. Her writings told what life was like for a Chinese woman in white North America.
Series
The Asian American Experience
Place
Urbana, IL
Publisher
University of Illinois Press
Date
1995
# of Pages
xx-268p.
Language
en
ISBN
0-252-02113-4
Citation
White-Parks, Annette. Sui Sin Far/Edith Maud Eaton: A Literary Biography. The Asian American Experience. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1995.
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