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positions (2017) 25 (4): 821–842.
Published: 01 November 2017
... censorship, ownership, and control over national ideologies. What we call “politics” and “resistance” are not necessarily concerted and motivated series of actions by specific actors but instead occur at particular conjunctures when public engagement with media stimulates forms of cultural friction across...
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positions (2019) 27 (2): 397–420.
Published: 01 May 2019
... amid Park Chung Hee’s Yushin era, which enforced media censorship and dictated nationalist propaganda, documentation and dramatization in radio enthusiastically played with alternative truths. This, the author argues, happened in radio broadcasting because its sori , or sound, drew a contingent...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 499–524.
Published: 01 May 2011
... industry. Not to be dismissed as simple promotional lures to capture viewer's attention and simultaneously evade state censorship, this trend is read against the backdrop of the nation's entry into the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 1995. These films share the same response to trade globalization...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 799–809.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Festival and the China Queer Film Festival Tour. In 2015, he sued China s censorship authority, the State Administra- tion of Radio, Film, and Television for banning his film Mama Rainbow from online video-streaming platforms, and this became a landmark event for China s queer activism. Fan s films include...
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positions (2004) 12 (2): 479–507.
Published: 01 May 2004
... saying either happens or does not (the sentence implies a negative construction), leaving us to imagine that what must happen is exactly what Tsutomu’s rev- olutionary activities have been leading up to. In another place, the censorship...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 417–423.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... This perception is the main reason homosexuality is prohibited in China today. This prohibition has met resistance from the people. Many popular voices are trying to break through official censorship. In the earliest days, NGOs and activists...
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positions (2014) 22 (4): 749–780.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... For the defense at trial, the refusal to include politicized content and context in the original story was an adamant rejection of political participation by Kaf. Kumashiro implies it was also a necessary response to escalating state censorship...
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positions (2010) 18 (3): 695–725.
Published: 01 August 2010
... provocatively put it, “the visual is essentially porno- graphic.”1 But if these claims are true, the verdicts in Japan’s landmark post- war censorship trials of literature and film make little sense. In these trials, which spanned a thirty-­year...
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positions (2004) 12 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in the nation-state, corporate capitalism, and imperialist regulatory apparatus.Bowen-Struyk is concerned with Yuriko’s story reception, its historical engagement with censorship and ideologies of excision.How writers and other fabulists negotiated...
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positions (2010) 18 (3): 771–772.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Japanese literature, film, and manga censorship trials called The Art of Censorship in Postwar Japan (1950 – 2007). Sarah Frederick is associate professor of Japanese at Boston University and the author of Turning Pages: Reading...
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positions (2014) 22 (2): 517–540.
Published: 01 May 2014
.... The hitherto familiar language had become irremediably foreign to him. This estrangement from language further intensifies, as he faces the harsh reality of censorship to cut him completely off from language. The extent of censorship Takakichi...
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positions (2015) 23 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 February 2015
... not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Sino-Japanese history digital media online pedagogy global academy visual culture Visualizing Cultures controversy nationalism censorship open content digital humanities Guest Editors’ Introduction Unpacking a Controversy: National Histories...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 885–919.
Published: 01 November 2013
... that might affect state security, such as Taiwan, Tibet, or even the 2008 Sichuan earthquake. Other censorship units include the Ministry of Information Industry (Xinxi chanye bu, which oversees website content; the Ministry of Public Security...
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positions (2002) 10 (1): 111–139.
Published: 01 February 2002
... of the postwar constitution and especially of Article 9, which mandated Japan’s renunciation of war. He also questioned the le- gitimacy of the Allied Occupation, its censorship policies, and its ban on mourning the souls of Japan’s war dead.11 Some...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 19–50.
Published: 01 February 2010
...) in a strategy to circumvent the possibility of preopening censorship (fig. 1). The two portraits, one of Granny Nue, the window of Ing K.’s granduncle Sin- haseni, who was wrongfully executed in the 1940s for the regicide of King Ananda, and the other...
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positions (2006) 14 (2): 279–309.
Published: 01 May 2006
... in print.3 Chang Hyo˘k-chu was one of the few Koreans writing in Japanese who managed to skirt official censorship and publicly respond to this sort of bourgeois prejudice. In his essay “My Literature,” quoted in the above epi- graph and published...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 199–230.
Published: 01 February 2010
... the inception of the Park regime. The Korean Arts and Culture Ethics Council (Han’guk Yesul Munhwa Yulli Wiwo˘nhoe) was established and given the power to oversee a comprehensive censorship of broadcast, per- formance, and film...
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positions (2014) 22 (4): 931–932.
Published: 01 November 2014
... 2014 Contributors Kirsten Cather researches and teaches modern Japanese literature and film at University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of The Art of Censorship in Postwar Japan (2012). Her current book...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 785–806.
Published: 01 November 2015
... that both governments have tightly patrolled the ideological boundaries of their respective bodies of Korean War films. For example, the repressive censorship controversies surrounding the release of P’iagol (Yi Kang-ch’­ ŏn, 1955...
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positions (2016) 24 (4): 875–876.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Columbia. She was awarded the William F. Sibley Memorial Translation Prize for her translation of Kim Saryang’s “Tenma” in 2011. Other recent publications include a short academic article and several translations featured in the bilingual book Censorship...