Excerpts from THE JOY LUCK CLUB by Amy Tan, copyright © 1989. Used by permission of G.P. Putnam's Sons, a division of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
Tan, Amy. Interview. Salon. 12 November 1995 http://www.salon.com/1995/11/12/tan/singleton/
---. The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life. New York, Penguin, 2003.
Writers: Maryrose Flanigan for the National Endowment for the Arts