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The white umbrella by gish jen when i was twelve, my mother went to work without telling me or my little sister “not that we need the second income” the lilt . White umbrella is a stop motion animation story of a poverty-stricken family that changes its situation through an entrepreneurial endeavor. Ethnic and postethnic identities performed in gish jen's novels to be recognized more, the umbrella term 'asian american' was coined in the late 1960s even if she decides to write a story about a white american, she might switch on her.
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