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Asian American studies in which the ‘American’ refers to Latin America have seen a considerable growth in recent years.
In Kimono: A Modern History, textile historian Terry Satsuki Milhaupt encourages her readers to ‘reflect deeply and broadly on what the kimono has meant at various points in its long history’ (p. 287). In this ambitious project, she identifies ‘modern’ with the period from the 1850s onwards.
What is a ‘Companion’ for?