Chang, Ya-hui Irenna

Dr. Ya-hui Irenna Chang is a lecturer at Texas Tech University, where she obtained her Ph.D. degree in English.

How What You Eat Defines Who You Are. The Food Theme in Four American Writers
2008 0-7734-4906-X
An examination of identity using the trope of food and the theory of multicultural feminism to analyze the relationships between husband and wife, parent and child, and an individual and his or her local community depicted in contemporary American fictional works—The Woman Warrior, The Color Purple, Love Medicine, and The Joy Luck Club—by minority women writers and their film adaptations, The Color Purple (1985) by Steven Spielberg and The Joy Luck Club (1993) by Wayne Wang.