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positions (2015) 23 (2): 367–377.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Chen Haiyan Chinese ink painting printmaking woodcuts The Black Cat and I Chickens Turning into Little Cars Dragonfly A Skinned Sheep Horse and Rose Ink Studio Beijing Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Fantastic Dreams: The Art of Chen Haiyan Amjad Majid...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 728–758.
Published: 01 August 1995
....) Then, after a lunch of chicken and a lot of bony little fish from the lake, we piled into the boats. Some of us went in single canoes; some, in two lashed together. We sang songs and took pictures while the maidens and the young men rowed...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 635–659.
Published: 01 August 2014
... life. Townspeople try not to see their dirt in their own immediate surroundings. For them, dirtiness, like the dirty peasants, always resides somewhere else, a very short bike ride, car ride, or bus ride away. Dead chickens in irrigation...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 463–486.
Published: 01 August 2015
... of human capital. The article's second part turns to an online discussion of the game. There the author shows that the way in which players receive the game contradicts the game developers' intentions. The author further argues that this mode of reception potentially transforms simulated debt from...
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positions (2000) 8 (1): 235–262.
Published: 01 February 2000
... the very beginning, scholars have hailed the city’s rapid development as an unmediated “mira- cle”;1 toward this end, a series of exotically appealing aliases, such as Pearl of the Orient, the Paradise of Capital, and the Little Asian Dragon, have...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 661–689.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Anna Lora-Wainwright Literature on land disputes typically portrays villagers as victims unable to protect their interests. While they sometimes protest against land expropriation, their efforts tend to be met with little success. Undoubtedly, villagers are in a position of relative powerlessness...
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positions (2023) 31 (2): 431–450.
Published: 01 May 2023
... experiences as “raw materials.” Second, stories by migrants turned writers and by researchers circulate in academic, literary, and artistic circles. They no longer belong to the rural migrants or their communities and turn out to have little to do with the lives of most rural migrants. More importantly...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 687–710.
Published: 01 August 2004
...; these are implicated in the very extensity of empire and its capital. From the outset, positions 12:3 © 2004 by Duke University Press positions 12:3 Winter 2004 688 therefore, this turn in the career of Ocampo may be rendered...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 541–572.
Published: 01 May 1999
.... Sometimes he calls it Utopia -Sometimes the Fountain of Youth- Sometimes ‘that little chicken farm Moving this nostalgia further to the Orientalizing direction, the narrative continues: “One man had such a dream...
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positions (2002) 10 (2): 471–502.
Published: 01 May 2002
... insta- bilities of self-knowledge, though it is equally true that such uncertainties are usually resolutely not made part of an etiology of nostalgia. The Welsh figure of her mother, characteristically a little off center, broods over...
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positions (1994) 2 (2): 294–317.
Published: 01 May 1994
... Critics sensitive to the richness of postmodern literary conventions have little trouble identifying other familiar elements in Thiep’s stories. Playful mingling of high and low cultural references is apparent in the profanity positions 2:2 Fall 1994...
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positions (2007) 15 (3): 457–486.
Published: 01 August 2007
... had watched as citizen unrest turned into government overthrow, as scattered skirmishes became full-fledged fire- fights. His dispatches seemed to grow more harrowing with each week, not only because of the increasingly gruesome...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 39–77.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Ranjana Khanna Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Indignity Ranjana Khanna After the War it turned out that the Jewish question, which was considered the only insoluble one, was indeed solved — namely, by means of a colonized...