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Yellow and Confused

Born in Taiwan, raised in South Africa and making sense of it all

Ming-Cheau Lin

ISBN:

9780795709203

Epub ISBN:

9780795709210

Publisher:

Kwela

Date Released:

August 2019

Price (incl. VAT):

R 310.00

Format:

Soft cover, 236pp


About this book:

Ming-Cheau Lin’s family emigrated from Taiwan to South Africa when she was three.
Growing up in the largely Afrikaans Bloemfontein, in a small East Asian community, she was always the outsider. Too ‘yellow’ for the whites, but ‘not Asian enough’ when she didn’t conform to the rules.
Lin shares her personal journey as she tries to understand and rise above the hurdles she has experienced. Yellow and Confused provides a colourful and engaging look into an authentic and uniquely South African life.  

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