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Series: Comparative and international working-class history
Published: 19 March 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380863
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8086-3
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 10 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388234-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8823-4
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... The discourse of “new Shanghai people” that has become pervasive in discussions of the city’s future development represents an attempt to articulate Shanghai identity to broader nationalist imaginaries originally suspicious of the city, a means by which the city can repay a perceived debt...
Published: 28 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387879-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8787-9
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 04 April 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388937-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8893-7
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 04 April 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388937-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8893-7
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373322-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7332-2
... This essay compares two films, Crows and Sparrows of the late-1940s and Once Upon a Time in Shanghai of the mid-1990s. Through this comparison, the discussion focuses on the problem of historical repetition, revolution, and continuity as these are represented in the two films. Concentrating...
Published: 04 August 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372523-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7252-3
Published: 04 August 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372523
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7252-3
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 17 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392750-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9275-0
Published: 22 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392774-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9277-4
Published: 19 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392927-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9292-7
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 13 March 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380887-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8088-7
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 03 December 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389194-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8919-4
Series: a Public Culture Book
Published: 19 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383383-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8338-3
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 18 February 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380535-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8053-5
Published: 13 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375623-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7562-3
... After the Pacific wars and the breakup of the Shanghai-based film industry, the songstress reemerged in postwar Hong Kong. This chapter describes the industry developments that led to Hong Kong’s rise as an epicenter of Mandarin popular music and movies in the 1950s and 1960s, ushering in an era...
Published: 28 February 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381334-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8133-4
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... This essay explores the economic and affective relationship between jazz music and cigarettes as they circulated the globe in the early twentieth century, focusing especially on interwar Shanghai, China. Cigarettes and jazz were both big business in Shanghai and they spun together to the fast...