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GLQ (2017) 23 (2): 269–271.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Eng-Beng Lim Books in Brief BEYOND #OSCARSSOWHITE AND THE GAYSIAN/GEISHA INVECTIVE Eng-Beng­ Lim Geisha of a Different Kind: Race and Sexuality in Gaysian America C. Winter Han New York: New York University Press, 2015. xiii + 237 pp. In the weeks leading up to the Eighty...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (2-3): 444–446.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Mandarin characters, chopsticks in our hair, and white makeup and bright red lipstick resembling a Geisha girl (the Japanese and Chinese combi- nation reflect our ignorance). Over the years, I came to understand the depth of our racism and cultural appropriation and have used...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (4): 469–497.
Published: 01 October 2002
... female desire toward figures who will not threaten the norma- tive heterosexual family. The Takarazuka theater, in combination with the geisha tradition (which can likewise be seen to preserve the institution of marriage), also provides a cultural script for the onnabe phenomenon, in which biological...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (4): 491–520.
Published: 01 October 2014
...., a Merchant Ivory production — that provides the lead-­in to this sequence). Cho claims that she frequently turns down the roles she is offered because she does not want to play an angry liquor store owner, a geisha, a kung fu artist, or a tragic heroine in the mold of Giacomo Puccini’s Cio-­ Cio-­San...