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This lesson explores gene yang's graphic novel ''american born chinese'' we will first learn about the three stories he tells then, we will. What is it like to be an abt/abc (american born taiwanese / american born chinese) living in taiwan. American born chinese, by gene luen yang, was a coming of age story complicated by issues of race and immigration in that way, it is quite similar to the novel the namesake, by jhumpa lahiri. The meanings of “being chinese” and “being american” were compared among three chinese american groups: 122 american-born chinese current perspectives on .