Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois

Caroline H. Yang

Assistant Professor of English

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Contact Information

  • Address: 1208 W. Nevada<br />M/C 142<br />Urbana, IL 61801
  • Telephone: 244-3715
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Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • "Indispensable Labor: The Worker as a Category of Critique in China Men." Modern Fiction Studies 56.1 (2010): 63-89.


  • Yang, Caroline H. Rev. of Model-Minority Imperialism, by Victor Bascara. Journal of Asian American Studies 11.2 (2008): 235-39.
  • Yang, Caroline H. Rev. of Subverting Exclusion: Transpacific Encounters with Race, Caste, and Borders, 1885-1928 , by Andrea Geiger. Montana The Magazine of Western History 62.3 (2012): 73-74.

Works in Progress

  • Reconstruction’s Labor: Black and Chinese Workers in Narratives of History and Culture after Slavery (book manuscript)