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positions (2013) 21 (1): 95–132.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Jordan Sand This essay examines graphic, textual, and material evidence concerning the use of chairs by European colonists in South and Southeast Asia and by Japanese colonists in Taiwan. It focuses particularly on informal furniture made from lightweight tropical fibers such as rattan. The...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 799–800.
Published: 01 August 2011
... 2011 Contributors Liu Kang is chair professor and dean of the Institute of Arts and Humanities at Shanghai Jiaotong University and professor of Chinese Cultural and Media Studies, Duke University. He is the author of...
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positions (2007) 15 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 February 2007
... Sohigian is assistant professor and former chair of the Department of Applied Foreign Languages at Shih Chien University, Kaohsiung Campus, Taiwan. He is currently doing research on a political controversy sparked by a dramatic performance at a college in...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 669–670.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Vietnam. Ann Marie Leshkowich is associate professor of anthropology and chair, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, at the College of the Holy Cross. Her scholarship on gender, class, marketplaces, economic transformation...
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positions (2008) 16 (3): 769–771.
Published: 01 August 2008
... period of colonial rule in Taiwan. Richard F. Calichman is an associate professor of Japanese studies and chair of the Foreign Languages and Literatures Department, City College of New York. His most recent publi- cation is...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 822–823.
Published: 01 August 1995
...). Stevan Harrell chairs the Department of Anthropology at the University of Washington and is, most recently, editor of Cultural Encounters on China? Ethnic Frontiers (1994). lshigaki Rin, poet, essayist, and novelist, was born in 1920, worked...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 277–278.
Published: 01 February 2001
... Technology, Sydney, Australia. His most recent work is Social and Political Change in RevolutionaryChina (2000). James L. Hevia, a member of the positions editorial collective, is chair of the Curriculum in International Studies at the...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 225–227.
Published: 01 February 2021
... politics of contemporary cinema in Southeast Asia. Rick Bonus is professor and chair of American ethnic studies and director of the Diversity Minor program at the University of Washington Seattle. He is the author of The Ocean in the School: Pacific Islander Students Transforming Their University (2020...
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positions (1997) 5 (2): 671–672.
Published: 01 May 1997
...). Elaine H. Kim is professor of Asian American studies and chair of the Comparative Ethnic Studies Department at the University of California, Berkeley. She is coeditor of East to America: Korean American Llfe Stories (1996) and Dangerous...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 463–464.
Published: 01 May 2009
... literature, cultural studies, and critical theories at the Graduate Institute for Social Research and Cultural Studies, Chiao Tung University, Taiwan. She was the former chair of the Association of Cultural Studies in Taiwan. Her...
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positions (1994) 2 (1): 57–67.
Published: 01 February 1994
... until the door opened onto a room that held a few chairs and a grand piano, floral paper cutouts framed under glass hanging at eye level, a gold-leaf...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 263–283.
Published: 01 February 2005
... obsolescence is tied—is not a big mystery. musical chairs. Picture this: a child’s game, well known in its immediate sense of dysfunctionality writ large—the game of musical chairs. For pur- poses of establishing a common memory...
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positions (2007) 15 (2): 225–249.
Published: 01 May 2007
... but don’t even address the central issue. To better visualize this multilateral system, imagine a global game of musical chairs in which players sit around a circle that chain-links A, B, C, D, E, . . . on around the globe. However...
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positions (1993) 1 (1): 18–23.
Published: 01 February 1993
... sands scattered over signs, thunder blasted our tables and chairs. Broken Home I Do we really have to leave this house? We have been together so long we’ve become each other’s furniture...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 291–293.
Published: 01 February 2005
... Lights Books in San Fran- cisco. Matthew Fryslie presently resides in Taipei. Sue Golding (johnny de philo) is chair and professor of philosophy in the visual arts and communication technologies at the...
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positions (2009) 17 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 February 2009
... Contributors Richard F. Calichman teaches at the City College of New York, CUNY, where he is an asso­ ciate professor of Japanese studies and chair of the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. His publications...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 739–771.
Published: 01 November 2019
...任会议上的讲话 (“National Commission for Ethnic Affairs Chair Li Dezhu’s Speech at the 2007 National Commission for Ethnic Affairs Conference”) . news.sohu.com/20071229/n254377534.shtml ( accessed June 3, 2017 ). Rong Ma . 2007 . “ A New Perspective in Guiding Ethnic Relations in the Twenty...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 409–416.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Guangzhou Fine Arts Acad- emy; Chair of the Contemporary Art Terminal in Overseas Chinese Town, Shenzhen) I feel that an artist often needs other people’s encouragement and support. Positive reviews of my work...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 187–217.
Published: 01 February 2001
... draught of smoke from an incense burner. Then Jigong processes to a chair, which has many nails protruding, points up, from seat and back, and sits for positions 9:1 Spring 2001 192 a minute or two while still singing...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 561–567.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Korean government devised ways of positions 27:4 November 2019 564 remaking the DMZ into a user- friendly destination tourist site. This truly depressing narrative accounts for how rearranging the chairs on the Titanic guided a tourist gaze onto banal space where bodies, bones, tragedy had been sodded...