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Becoming Chinese American

Graham Russell Gao Hodges

in Anna May Wong

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9789888139637
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9789882208698 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789888139637.003.0007
Becoming Chinese American

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This chapter details Wong's later years, occasional film roles and television series, The Gallery of Madam Liu Tsong in 1951, other small parts in television and radio. It talks about her personal life and suffering from cirrhosis, passage of family members and homelife. It discusses her constant striving for parts in United States and England. She had cast in Flower Drum Song but had to decline because of illness. It also talks about her death in 1961.

Keywords: Gallery of Madam Liu Tsong; Cirrhosis; 1950s television; Flower Drum Song

Chapter.  6894 words. 

Subjects: Media Studies

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