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Why did Suyuan Woo begin the "Joy Luck Club" in America? What circumstances/conditions allowed for it?

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To answer this question, you have to remember why Suyuan created the club in Kweilin. The Kweilin "chapter" of the club provided relief for Suyuan's friends from the horrors around them, the Sino-Japanese war.


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