The Formation of Race and Disability in Philip Kan Gotanda’s I Dream of Chang and Eng
Philip Kan Gotanda’s _I Dream of Chang and Eng_ (2011) is a fictional imagining of the lives of the conjoined Siamese twins Chang and Eng who lived in the United States in the nineteenth century (1811-1874). The play dramatizes the twins’ ascent from monstrosity to social acceptance. Gotanda draws on the transformation of the twins’ status from the exotic poor ... Read more