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Growing up asian in australia edited by alice pung teaching notes by laura gordon 1 growing up asian in australia edited by alice pung “these are not sociological essays, but deeply personal stories told with great literary skill these stories show us not only what it is like to grow up asian in australia, but also what it. Alice's writing has appeared in many notable publications including the monthly, the age, meanjin, best australian stories and best australian essays alice edited growing up asian in australia, a collection of personal accounts, essays, short stories and poetry which is currently a set text for the vce english context on. Growing up asian in australia is an anthology of personal accounts, essays, short stories and poetry edited by alice pung the discourse of asians in australia is similar to that in america and usually includes people of east asian oriental background such as chinese, vietnamese, japanese or koreans however, in this.
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