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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 76–87.
Published: 01 March 2016
...-Latino Quarter, Little Tokyo, Koreatown, Chinatown, Little Italy, Little Armenia, The Far Eastside, Little Seoul, Little Arabia, and Little India. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Ethnic enclaves Historic Filipinotown The Byzantine-Latino Quarter Little Tokyo...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
... I discovered the famines in China and India during the 1870s and 1890s that killed some twenty million people but had long gone unmen- tioned in conventional histories of the Victorian era. The result was Late Victorian Holocausts, a kind of black book of capitalism, about the millions of...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 104–108.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Rajasthan in northern India. Bhardwaj says he was Islamaphobic in college. But after graduating from University of California, Irvine, with a degree in business administration, Bhardwaj got what he describes as his dream job working for a major league baseball team doing statistics for scouting and...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 34–43.
Published: 01 December 2015
... over the city for the vibrant and intense experience of its Pentecostal service. Other congregations have recently opened in Los Feliz to cater to the spiritual needs of the creative class that has flocked to the area. Pastors Sam and Priya Theophylus emi- grated from India as church planters and were...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 122–130.
Published: 01 June 2015
... dendrochronology tree rings White Mountains topographic contour map India ink watercolor paper tree limestone line drawing journal California michael p. cohen Tree Lines Drawings by Valerie Cohen A Map of Time Cut across the body of an old bristlecone pine, as someone has done here abovethe...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 107–109.
Published: 01 December 2014
... little from across the Pacific, be it language or cuisine or branding, that can- not be found in this city. Bangalore has morphed from the Garden City of India to the Silicon Valley of India, in the process becoming overwhelmed by gridlocked traffic beneath the yellow of an eternally smoggy sky...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 97–101.
Published: 01 December 2014
... integral part of Russian culture A Romanian visitor recently pointed to London s 1908 dystopian novel, The Iron Heel, as though it offered the latest news of her own country. A dignified traveler from India, a turban wrapped around his head, explained to a docent that he d grown up in Kolkata reading...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 103–113.
Published: 01 June 2014
... significant competition from future tech giants like China, will need to cut costs. Will they relocate staff to Stockton, or maybe Las Vegas or simply send the work overseas? Housing is cheap in the Central Valley, but the cost of living is even cheaper in India and Vietnam. What of the techno- proletariat...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 3–10.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Jeffrey Wasserstrom This essay examines the song “Hotel California” by The Eagles, which has garnered legions of fans (and detractors) and taken on a variety of meanings as it has made its way around the globe. Well known in China and India, among other places, it even made a cameo appearance in...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 36–45.
Published: 01 March 2014
... various ways. Many of them also become the exports, the people who, transformed in some way, bring something of the Golden State with them when they return to India or Iowa as surgeons or poets or practitioners of some alternative mode of existence. 2. Major media outlets and politicians routinely refer...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 24–35.
Published: 01 March 2014
... a California soul? Rodriguez: I don t know. That s a really good question. I do think that I tended to read California as a Midwesterner. I had conflicting images of California. One was my uncle from India. The others were my parents from Mexico and the Irish nuns, to whom I dedicate Darling. They...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 31–44.
Published: 01 November 2011
... on this is- land. Our parents may not have the Bahraini passport, nor do we, but I wonder if that makes us any less citizen of this country just cuz [sic] the colour of our passport is not red. We are the community that has our origins in India, Pakistan, US or UK. Our parents migrated here decades...
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Boom (2011) 1 (3): 72–79.
Published: 01 August 2011
... impoverished, politically disenfranchised, and largely excluded from the dominant culture, California fieldworkers in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries historically hailing from China, the Philippines, India, and Japan, as well as Latin America found themselves in the curious position of living and...
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Boom (2011) 1 (2): 75–81.
Published: 01 May 2011
... more successful in creating high-tech clusters of their own are ones with a little bit of California and quite a few Californians in them. Palm Meadows residential subdivision, outside Bangalore, India Boom102REV4.indd 78 5/6/11 5:55 PM boom | S U M M E R 2 011 79 They also are places that entered the...