All Videos Tagged cross-cultural (The Book Marketing Network) - The Book Marketing Network 2021-05-08T02:16:00Z https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=cross-cultural&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Butterfly Tears--Book trailer (update) tag:thebookmarketingnetwork.com,2019-05-19:523145:Video:734425 2019-05-19T19:03:02.891Z Zoë S. Roy https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/profile/ZoeSRoy <a href="https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/video/butterfly-tears-nook-trailer-update"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="135" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2646523696?profile=RESIZE_710x&amp;ss=00%3A00%3A01.000&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>A collection of fifteen pieces of short fiction that depict the experiences of Chinese immigrant women facing the challenges of life in a new country. The stories are set in different parts of China, Canada, and to a lesser extent in the United States and examine Chinese women s cross-cultural experiences in North America as well as women's issues and political… <a href="https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/video/butterfly-tears-nook-trailer-update"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2646523696?profile=RESIZE_710x&amp;ss=00%3A00%3A01.000&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240" height="135" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A collection of fifteen pieces of short fiction that depict the experiences of Chinese immigrant women facing the challenges of life in a new country. The stories are set in different parts of China, Canada, and to a lesser extent in the United States and examine Chinese women s cross-cultural experiences in North America as well as women's issues and political discrimination in China. The stories, or parts of stories, set in China give the reader interesting glimpses into events such as the Cultural Revolution and Mao's death.The immigrant experience, the predominant theme, encompasses a number of aspects ranging from issues such as language and food to education. Feminism and changing male/female relationships form another important theme that also runs through many of the stories. Calls across the Pacific tag:thebookmarketingnetwork.com,2019-05-10:523145:Video:734200 2019-05-10T20:05:21.889Z Zoë S. Roy https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/profile/ZoeSRoy <a href="https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/video/calls-across-the-pacific"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2413597116?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The novel tells the story of a young woman, one of the sent-down youths, who flees the Chinese Cultural Revolution. Years later, she is apprehended in a labo... <a href="https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/video/calls-across-the-pacific"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2413597116?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The novel tells the story of a young woman, one of the sent-down youths, who flees the Chinese Cultural Revolution. Years later, she is apprehended in a labo... Spinster Kang (novel)--Book trailer tag:thebookmarketingnetwork.com,2019-05-10:523145:Video:734297 2019-05-10T19:53:40.118Z Zoë S. Roy https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/profile/ZoeSRoy <a href="https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/video/spinster-kang-novel-book-trailer-1"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2413243037?profile=RESIZE_710x&amp;ss=00%3A00%3A01.000&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>The novel is set in Toronto, Canada, and Moscow, Russia. Kang is a Chinese immigrant in Toronto. Impacted by her sister’s misery, she distrusts the man. However, ironically and funnily, as a confirmed spinster, she falls in… <a href="https://thebookmarketingnetwork.com/video/spinster-kang-novel-book-trailer-1"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2413243037?profile=RESIZE_710x&amp;ss=00%3A00%3A01.000&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The novel is set in Toronto, Canada, and Moscow, Russia. Kang is a Chinese immigrant in Toronto. Impacted by her sister’s misery, she distrusts the man. However, ironically and funnily, as a confirmed spinster, she falls in love.