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Forget Cinderella

From: Holly Kernan
Length: 03:05

Commentator Christine Wong considers wedding traditions Read the full description.

Default-piece-image-0 On the eve of her wedding, Chinese American Christine Wong considers how her non-traditional tatoos and heft will fit into her mother's wedding dress.

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On the eve of her wedding, Chinese American Christine Wong considers how her non-traditional tatoos and heft will fit into her mother's wedding dress.

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Review of Forget Cinderella

Christine Wong, a first generation Asian-American, elegantly illustrates the cultural diffences between her and her parents. She also reveals their shared cultural traditions as she prepares for her wedding.

Wong addresses large issues with refreshing simplicity. Her commentary is ideal for Morning Edition or All things Considered.

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