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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 (2019) 27 (4): 653–685.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of the Sun Turning into Gondola, Pri- vately Funded Project. Hankook Ilbo, October 23. www.hankookilbo.com/v/fe2a39501db 04226b4fa654a21eca319. positions 27:4 November 2019 684 Lim, Minouk. 2014. Monument 300- Chasing Watermarks. www.minouklim.com/index.php ?/monument- 300- dmz- peace- project/. Lim...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 199–230.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., criminalizing the youth culture. In analyzing what sparked off this monumental culture clash, we find that rok's reimagination of nation as a community of peace and love caused the harsh reaction from the regime, whose doctrine of “national culture” was heavily influenced by the militaristic vision...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 745–778.
Published: 01 August 1997
... lines The tally of names is not the only unfinished business at the Cornerstone of Peace. In a laudable enthusiasm to radiate a commemorative message of peace, the design of this monument and the discourse surrounding it tend...
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positions (2001) 9 (3): 621–635.
Published: 01 August 2001
... and mass graves have been preserved as historical sites in Binh Hoa alone. Kim Korea’s “Vietnam Question” 629 In Binh Hoa, Hoa Hiep Trung, and Thuy Bo there are three monuments that stand out because...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 863–878.
Published: 01 August 1997
... the Enola Gay display proper, which was confined to a single gallery in a first-floor corner of the museum (Figure 3). To reach that gallery, visitors had to pass immense monuments that celebrate American technological achievement...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 87–119.
Published: 01 February 2020
... iconography evolved into soft sculpture objects in cloth and paper. Their arrested ephemerality decenters the human subject, drawing attention to haunting absences in conventional stories of art, feminism, and nation. In comparison with the monumental work of Ai Weiwei 艾未未, who also created pieces in response...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): v–ix.
Published: 01 August 1997
..., anniversaries, and monuments, its tragedies great and small. And when it comes to thinking about how scholarship should handle these political histories, the contribu- tors are remarkably consistent. Each voices frustration. They concur...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 125–135.
Published: 01 February 2005
... are doing. We do not realize that when we kill, we are killing our own. What I understood this year, as I walked the few blocks of that sacred place from Dr. Nagai’s museum to the cathedral, to the Peace Park, and to the monument of the hypocenter...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 759–771.
Published: 01 August 2004
... China and the world. The Great Wall has stood for millennia as a monument of division and isolation. What does it mean to extend the Great Wall by ten thousand meters at Jiayu Pass, the western border of the Ming Dynasty, in the so-called...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 707–721.
Published: 01 August 2011
... to the status of Native Americans in the United States. It seems that Chinese communists nally learned a lesson, for what is the oppressive power of secret police and Red Guards who destroy ancient monuments compared to that of unbridled capitalism...
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positions (2002) 10 (1): 7–38.
Published: 01 February 2002
... in Western architecture,in contrast to the organic character of Japanese structures. That is,the grandeur of Western monuments in brick and stone was almost too much for any single human being to grasp; at the same time, he argued,that very grandiosity...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 73–108.
Published: 01 February 1997
... the fabrication of rituals, emblems, and monuments, the present constructs the past and tradition is invented. Similarly, Renedict Anderson has eloquently written that, like censuses and maps, the formation of muse- ums came to represent the social...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 109–130.
Published: 01 February 2008
... (center) and his two older siblings, Independence Monument, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, ca. 1970 – 71...
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positions (1995) 3 (2): 566–596.
Published: 01 May 1995
... from the imagined object to the symptom of imagination, from the monument of the past to the “ruins” of the modern.12 In the narrow sense of the term survival, Ah Cheng’s story has much in common with the so-called scar literature...
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positions (2000) 8 (2): 349–387.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., however, one wonders if the city existed at all, if the modern, with all its material monumentality and mundane concreteness, is nothing more than a positions 8:2 © 2000 by Duke University Press positions 8:2 Fall 2000...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 165–188.
Published: 01 February 2008
...; Sigmund Freud, Outline of Psycho-analysis (1938), vol. 23 of The Standard Edition of the Com- plete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud, ed. and trans. James Strachey (New York: Mac- millan, 1964), 184.   5 See the monumental...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 February 2021
... and breaking like an archi- pelago of islands. As a member of a generation seeking to forge a new lan- guage, a new culture, a new literature, Anwar channeled in his poems those many voices, in spite of his own desire to construct the one poem that could stand as a monument for Indonesia. But voices like...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 739–771.
Published: 01 November 2019
... regional political leaders visiting the exhibi- tion made headlines of local news articles and television news. Museums and public exhibitions are always profoundly political and European coloniz- ers used such monuments to perform the rationality and progress of nation builders against the poverty...
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positions (2009) 17 (1): 207–237.
Published: 01 February 2009
... literature,” as Oketani Hideaki proclaimed, but as a “monument of Japanese literature of the late war era.”3 Such appraisals are especially remarkable in light of the enigmatic character of Takeuchi’s text. One of the causes of the oft-noted...