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positions (2012) 20 (4): 1191–1213.
Published: 01 November 2012
... scene, the Guests, dressed in imaginatively construed Japanese wedding dress, engage in a bloody orgy of violence and cannibalism that reveals they are both part whale. In addition to the costumes of seaweed, fur, and shell worn in this scene, DR9 prominently features Barney's creative reinterpretations...
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positions (2018) 26 (4): 719–747.
Published: 01 November 2018
... . Weber: Political Writings . Edited by Lassman Peter Speirs Ronald . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . monstrosity humanity goemul space biopolitical cannibalism ambivalence Copyright 2018 Duke University Press 2018 ...
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positions (1998) 6 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 February 1998
... others explain that the baby is made of lotus roots, melon, pork, sausage, and the like. Strongly persuaded, Ding tries a small bite of the baby and is enraptured by its taste. Thus, he agreeably participates in the cannibals’ feast (or at...
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positions (2004) 12 (2): 377–400.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... Hannibal the Cannibal cannot remain an “alien” monster. He is, instead, a familiar, identifiable character: one of us. Put differently, the evil other now resides explicitly within. Insights from popular culture have much to offer world politics...
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positions (1994) 2 (3): v–ix.
Published: 01 August 1994
... as the prurient Japanese adolescent male, the cannibalizing, compensating, emasculated, male Chinese intellectual, the sexualized and objectified new woman of China’s treaty ports. In this section, Charles Inouye, Andrew Jones, and...
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positions (2002) 10 (3): 695–727.
Published: 01 August 2002
... detailing the persecution complex of a man who suspects that those who surround him are secretly conspiring to kill and eat him, functions as an allegorical denunciation of what the text identifies as the “cannibalism” of Confucian culture and society...
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positions (1998) 6 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 1998
... writers drew on the trope of canni- balism, but, Yang argues, that is no longer enough because no one can escape being a cannibal now. Mo Yan is so undone by the pervasive social criminality forming him that he has only one option. A...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 623–652.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Fictional Narrative in Late Imperial China . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Asia Center . Li Kangying . 2010 . Ming Maritime Trade Policy, 1368–1567 . Weisbaden, Germany : Harrassowitz . Lu Tina . 2008 . Accidental Incest, Filial Cannibalism, and Other Pecular Encounters in...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 825–844.
Published: 01 November 2019
...- eating animal has mobilized everyone in the world who is inclined to cannibalism. Without the elimination [of them] on a large scale we will not get a clear world. Yet such large- scale destruction is not even analogous to world wars, as we know them; such a mission goes further than that. Thus losers...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 687–710.
Published: 01 August 2004
... background for the integration of Caribbean natives and cannibal- ism into the artist’s visual field. Ocampo stayed for some time in Rome, Italy, and Seville, Spain. He currently lives and works in Oakland, California, but came back to Manila in 2003...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 91–133.
Published: 01 February 2003
... White man’s happiness, black man’s misery. Music from the cannibal rituals of Africa; the loud-soft thunder of drums, the trumpet’s wail, and in the center of the dance-floor a row of indigent Russian princesses performing the black man’s tap...
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positions (1994) 2 (3): 570–602.
Published: 01 August 1994
...- ble proliferation of desire. At the same time, Yu Hua self-consciously attempts to problematize the desires we bring as readers to the process of reading and interpreting this violent tale of love and cannibalism. “Classical Love...
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positions (1993) 1 (2): 389–413.
Published: 01 May 1993
... global culture today is the politics of the mutual effort of sameness and difference to cannibalize one another and thus to proclaim their successful hijacking of the twin Enlightenment ideas of the tri- umphantly universal and the resiliently...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 711–731.
Published: 01 August 2004
... cannibalism. This does not mean, however, that the artist does not run the risk of being somehow sanctioned, nor does it mean he will not be subject to other types of social constraints. This becomes clear when references to criminal law comprise part...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 790–805.
Published: 01 August 1995
... kept in a small room and not allowed contact with anyone. Two people watched me. That really was a period of cannibalism. I was under surveil- lance for two years and in the May Seventh Cadre School for a total of five years. Five...
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positions (2008) 16 (2): 263–278.
Published: 01 May 2008
... penchant to cannibalize history, but also the scholarly tendency to smuggle modern assumptions about the inward self and its private/privatizing emotions into the interpre- tation of historical materials.6 The privileging of erotic themes...
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positions (2002) 10 (2): 431–469.
Published: 01 May 2002
... all the women to himself. Frustrated in their desires, a mob of brothers murdered and cannibalized him, agreeing that henceforth none would have access to clan women. Eliminating incest and initiating exogamy, their act created a social group...
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positions (2007) 15 (1): 65–90.
Published: 01 February 2007
... almost the full range of human depravity in the course of a single movie — the film touches on everything from rape to mutilation and even hints at cannibalism — seems rather a cruel and unusual punishment to inflict on unsuspecting...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 795–818.
Published: 01 August 2000
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positions (2016) 24 (4): 813–837.
Published: 01 November 2016
...” is here effected in all its brutal force: Japan and Korea have indeed become one, but not equally; Korea, and all things Korean, have been cannibalized into the monolingual space of the metropole. Both the narrator and the young Yamada...