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positions (2020) 28 (2): 363–387.
Published: 01 May 2020
.... Copyright 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 The Battle of Representations: Gazing at the Peace Monument or Comfort Women Statue Dongho Chun Introduction Opposite the Japanese embassy in downtown Seoul stands a bronze statue of a young girl seated in a chair with a penetrating gaze at the embassy. Hair...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 659–675.
Published: 01 August 2020
... the two nations. The measures included addressing the controversial presence of the Girl Statue for Peace in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul erected by positions 28:3 doi 10.1215/10679847-8315179 Copyright 2020 by Duke University Press positions 28:3 August 2020 660 the Council for the Women...
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 729–755.
Published: 01 November 2020
... 2006: 7). There is a striking similarity between the imagery of Japan s atomic bomb memorials and its Holocaust museums. Visually, the statue of Anne recalls the A- bomb Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima and a similar bronze statue of Sasaki Sadako (1943 55), a young Japanese girl who died of leukemia...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 501–516.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., ostensibly committed to gender parity (fig. 1). Thus, despite appeals to action, the site channels its fundraising toward philanthropy, whereby its charity of choice for many years has been the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS It is yet another example of how feminist agendas...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 834–862.
Published: 01 August 1997
... grade history class, about the atomic bombs that were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. I never knew what thoughts filled their minds as they all turned around backward in their chairs to look at me; as the tallest girl in a classroom...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 725–754.
Published: 01 August 2013
... articles of clothing through which you could reach the afterlife and find solace, it wasn’t enough for the mountainous heaping of restless spirits. For you spirits of young girls, who died with anger and regret, all we could do was cry out for you...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 683–711.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and most of whom died during the battle. The lyrics to the first two and the last verses (of ten total) are:30 It is widely known, the story Of Okinawa’s Himeyuri Unit Of girl students who were sacrificed...
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positions (2022) 30 (2): 323–352.
Published: 01 May 2022
... felt a sense of place belonging. Both girls strongly convey that their belonging is connected to their family. Huong moved to Cambodia when she was three years old. When I asked her if she remembered Vietnam, she said: “I remember it being peaceful, no one argued together. They had green grass...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 795–820.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Empowerment.” Anthropological Quarterly 80 , no. 1 : 127 – 72 . LeVine Sarah . 2006 . “Getting In, Dropping Out, and Staying On: Determinants of Girls' School Attendance in the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal.” Anthropology and Education Quarterly 37 , no. 1 : 21 – 41 . Liechty Mark...
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 815–840.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., The End of August presents a challenge to historical revisionism’s desire for a single, document-based narrative, for Yū incorporates a multitude of oral accounts of personally experienced history into a nonlinear, highly fragmented narration. Zooming in on an episode in which a young Korean girl...
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positions (2000) 8 (2): 423–464.
Published: 01 May 2000
... emerging near the end of the 1980s was the “ultra-cute (cho-kawaii) girl’s manga written by and for men,” typically featuring “a girl heroine with large eyes and a body that is both voluptuous and child-like” who is often a tough fighter for justice...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 655–682.
Published: 01 August 2009
... to feel like “family.”67 Like “Birds of Molgaewo˘l,” Cho So˘n-jak’s “Yo˘ng-ja’s Heyday” also under- scores the sense of solidarity that a Vietnam veteran feels toward his girl- friend, a (nonmilitary) prostitute, Yo˘ng-ja, and her...
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positions (1999) 7 (1): 239–252.
Published: 01 February 1999
... a strong-willed, passionate girl learning that her Communist idealism can lead to terrible and destructive consequences and cause a great deal of shame and regret. By contrast, Wild Swans, besides being a translation of the personal...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 851–875.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Assembly. . . . Dressed in the traditional white satin trousers and slit- skirt tunic dress, Mme. Tho looks like a composite of all the alluring girls on travel posters until she begins to speak of the endless, elemental problems that women...
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positions (1997) 5 (2): 605–642.
Published: 01 May 1997
... finally found the perfect enemy: a terrified peasant girl who would end- lessly and stupidly consent to be their victim as all Vietnam’s peasants had consented to be victims, from creation to the end of time!”33 Hayslip thus finds...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 745–778.
Published: 01 August 1997
... perspective - of a blond, blue-eyed, fair-skinned girl to represent the United States. Figal I Okinawa’s Cornerstone of Peace 76 1 Figure 4 Real and symbolic orientations. Adapted courtesy of RyOkyO Shirnpo...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 713–737.
Published: 01 November 2019
... in the genre, popularizing the chick lit narrative through a classic sin- gle girl in the city tale. Nirupama Subramanian s Keep the Change (2010) represents a strain in the genre that focuses on the young woman s initiation into the ways of the big city. And, finally, Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan s You Are Here...
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positions (2007) 15 (2): 319–343.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Jasmine (Yingchun hua) (dir. Yasushi Sasaki, 1942), all featured interracial romance between a Japanese man (a clerk, soldier, or doctor) and a Chinese (or Manchurian) girl, sentimentalized through her love songs in Mandarin or Japanese...
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positions (1999) 7 (3): 799–827.
Published: 01 August 1999
..., such as Mattel’s claim that when the Berlin Wall fell, Mattel “was the first company to advertise.”20 Mattel attributes its success to its under- standing of little girls’ fantasies, all of which Mattel universalizes in its dis- course of play...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 763–792.
Published: 01 August 2012
... a range of possibilities, not a deterministic teleology. The stakes are high, for they must subvert a script that puts demonizing words even in the mouth of the Hmong teenage girl. Sue proclaims to Walt, “It’s really common: Hmong girls over here...