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positions (2020) 28 (2): 311–339.
Published: 01 May 2020
... African museum migrant labor Koreanness References Aranke Sampada . 2013 . “ Fred Hampton’s Murder and the Coming Revolution .” Trans-Scripts 3 : 116 – 39 . Burt Ramsay . 2018 . “ Avoiding Capture .” Dance Research Journal 50 , no. 3 : 99 – 119 . Cho Gwan-yeon...
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positions (1994) 2 (2): 318–355.
Published: 01 May 1994
... of studying Chinese. I visited the Victoria and Albert Museum for the first time, and there in a large room titled “Far Eastern Art” I was enthralled to see a great carved lacquer seat, labeled “Throne of the Emperor Ch’ien-lung.” While the uniformed...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 183–215.
Published: 01 February 2003
... 191 Figure 1 Bonus March (1932). Courtesy Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama with determination (see fig. 1). K.K.K. (1936) highlights one African Amer- ican man, amid a Ku Klux Klan assault, reaching for his attacker’s white...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 459–501.
Published: 01 May 1999
... should especially note that Native Hawai- positions 7:2 Fall 1999 468 Figure 1 Stereoscope photo, pre-1900, by Frank Davey, model unknown. Courtesy of the Bishop Museum...
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positions (2014) 22 (2): 541–542.
Published: 01 May 2014
... textual, audiovisual, and material artifacts. positions 22:2  Spring 2014 542 Christopher Payne completed his PhD in Chinese studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 541–572.
Published: 01 May 1999
... to the interior of the precivilized African continent but also into the interior of himself. There, in the inner- most depths of the “jungle,” Marlow, the protagonist, encounters another white face, just like himself yet diabolically reversed. He...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 675–709.
Published: 01 August 2000
... and Russo-Japanese Wars. The South African Boer War Exhibit ennobled both the British and the Boers in a concession that employed six hundred veterans from the recent war. The real losers were represented by “specimens of ZulusandSambesis” who...
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positions (1995) 3 (1): 192–223.
Published: 01 February 1995
..., and commemorative constructions such as museums, monuments, and ruins. The Invisible North In an interesting passage in his book, Mo’riru’lppanu’n namja [The man who washes his hair], the north Korean defector and folk singer Kim Yong...
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positions (2001) 9 (2): 401–422.
Published: 01 May 2001
... (played by African American actress, Nelini Stamp). Claire’s mother, Mimi (Laurie Carlos), is an African American media activist, and Shareen’s father, Clay- ton (played by Native American Rino Thunder), was a policeman. Shareen...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 605–636.
Published: 01 August 2000
... greater follow- ing his death. His professional career included posts at the Tokyo Imperial Guth Cultural Cross-Dressing in the Colonial Context 607 Museum and later the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, as well as the direc...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 481–512.
Published: 01 May 2016
... was inspired by African masks or Matisse was influenced by the colors of Tangier; however, the reverse was not true for artists of the periphery. Too often artists who were work- Hahn ∣∣ Clay Bodies, Moon Jars, and Materiality 487...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 611–641.
Published: 01 August 2004
... of twentieth-century art Tomii Some Discursive Practices in Gendai Bijutsu in Japan 613 history and introduced into museum collections and exhibitions.1 That is to say, multiple practices that did exist but were omitted from history have been...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 241–257.
Published: 01 February 2003
... scholars have looked at practices of cross-cultural translation, of vernacular cosmopolitanism, and at diasporic formations. Their research has expanded the repertory of archives, histories, and disciplines. Yet current East Asian–African exchanges have...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 831–850.
Published: 01 August 2012
... and the there. In some twenty years after the peak resettlement of refugees in the United States, the Cambodian American Heritage and Killing Fields Memorial Museum opened in Chicago. The rst of its kind for Cambodians in the United States, this living...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 135–181.
Published: 01 February 2003
... the horrific violence of 1992 dominates the study of African American/Asian American interactions, and when observers con- tinue to take the notion of Los Angeles as a “global” metropolis as a novel idea, the Holiday Bowl opens a window into an often...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 219–243.
Published: 01 February 2001
... of a representational order, one that places history, everyday life, nature, and national territory into a museum, is a crucial technology of rule.10 State curatorship of museum representation serves to transform stubborn difference into colorful multiculturalism...
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positions (1993) 1 (3): 677–714.
Published: 01 August 1993
... help for Itta, and the Pakistani Mohammed brings home his fellow day laborer Pollack I Revenge of the Illegal Asians Figure 6 Shandra, an African who claims to be able to exorcise demons. After smok...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 687–710.
Published: 01 August 2004
..., a skull, a bottle, a dog’s head; funneled into the other man’s backside are coins and bank notes. Written across the canvas is the phrase “The Development of Abstract Art Immigrant Version,” which is encased in a structure around which African...
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positions (2006) 14 (3): 597–632.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Copyright 2006 by Duke University Press positions 14:3  Winter 2006 598 Figure 1  Choe’s portrait. From Seiki no bijin buyo¯kai. Courtesy of the Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum and imperialism...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 91–133.
Published: 01 February 2003
..., the deadly mosquitoes of African jungles.6 The racist connotations called on to represent jazz are all too familiar from the global mass culture of this period: conflating African Americans with black Africans under the sign of the savage, jazz in Mu’s...