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positions (2015) 23 (1): 115–119.
Published: 01 February 2015
...James L. Hevia The Visualizing Culture controversy demonstrated the ongoing struggle in East Asia over the meaning of the twentieth-century conflicts between Japan and neighboring countries. Critics demanded that the images of Japanese and Qing soldiers required narrative context, but narratives...
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positions (2015) 23 (1): 145–165.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Jack Linchuan Qiu This article provides a historical overview of image-driven nationalism with special emphasis attached to (a) the transforming culture of online nationalism that underlies college-student forums such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology bulletin board system (MIT BBS...
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positions (1994) 2 (2): 406–416.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Donald M. Lowe Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Commentary Against Nostalgia: The Photo Image of Tseng Kwong Chi Donald M. Lowe What is that Chinese Communist cadre doing taking pictures of himself in front of familiar Western...
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positions (2010) 18 (3): 695–725.
Published: 01 August 2010
... often hinged on an understanding of the affective power of still images versus moving ones and of images versus text. Central to the censor's charges of obscenity against both the still photos and the screenplay was the contention that they were actually moving images. The essay explores why the censors...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 161–186.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Dai Jinhua 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Translated by Jonathan Noble Behind Global Spectacle and National Image Making Dai Jinhua The Tide of Nationalism In the spring and summer of 1996, the “popular political” best-seller China...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 307–334.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and practice of a radical collectivist cinema whose means of expression can be understood through Gilles Deleuze's notion of the cinematic “time-image” in its elaboration of a temporal order in which the interaction of filmmaker, subject, and apparatus produce, through a series of fragmentary images...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 687–707.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Marita Sturken Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Absent Images of Memory: Remembering and Reenacting the Japanese Internment Marita Sturken What would the construction of history be without the occasion of the anniversary...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 277–306.
Published: 01 May 1999
...L. H. M. Ling Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Sex Machine: Global Hypermasculinity and Images of the Asian Woman in Modernity L. H. M. Ling Three visions of globalization currently dominate the popular imagination...
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positions (2015) 23 (2): 287–316.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Vladimir Tikhonov This essay deals with the images of Russia and Russians, as they appeared on the mental map of the world of Korea's intelligentsia of the 1930s, reflected in the prose and travelogues of that period. Politically, the attitudes toward the Soviet Union were sharply divided...
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positions (2003) 11 (3): 675–716.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Michael Berry 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Words and Images: A Conversation with Hou Hsiao-hsien and Chu T’ien-wen Michael Berry Hou Hsiao-hsien (Hou Xiaoxian) is an internationally acclaimed filmmaker who has directed fifteen feature films...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 11–13.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Htein Lin Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Images Htein Lin positions 16:1  doi 10.1215/10679847-2007-018 Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press Htein Lin. War and Peace. © Htein Lin. Reproduced...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 221–227.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Binh Danh Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Images Binh Danh positions 16:1  doi 10.1215/10679847-2007-020 Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press Binh Danh. Ambush in the Leaf. Chlorophyll print and resin...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 243–259.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Christopher Lupke Guest Editor’s Introduction Fractured Identities and Refracted Images: The Neither/Nor of National Imagination in Contemporary Taiwan The insoluble ambivalences in Taiwan, which resonate outward from lay- ered political impasses...
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positions (2010) 18 (3): 671–693.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., remembering, and contesting. This article pursues the prehistory of these images to critically address the recollection and reinvention of familial ties and bloodlines in contemporary Chinese art. The article studies a group of photographs taken during the second half of the Cultural Revolution, the early...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 157–163.
Published: 01 February 2008
...An-My Lê Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Images An-My Lê positions 16:1  doi 10.1215/10679847-2007-019 Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press An-My Lê. Small Wars: Explosion. 1999– 2002. Gelatin silver print...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 241–265.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Angela Zito In autumn 2010, I reread the fifty-four issue-books of positions for its use of images. This essay demonstrates that where the image's gestures animate, supplement, and haunt the written text, we find the edge of our critical practice. Journals, like framed shots, have their limitations...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 231–251.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Hagiwara Hiroko The aim of this essay is to suggest a way to see and discuss a body of Araki Nobuyoshi's later photographic work that centers on images of bound and naked women. Araki has prolifically exhibited and published provocative photographs for over thirty years in Japan and for some years...
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positions (2019) 27 (2): 361–396.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., they are characterized by the camera’s introspective gaze, a gaze directed toward the filmmaker herself. The films show various reflexive images of the director, such as her shadows, her reflections on a car window, and her images taken by her relative. This introspective (self-mirroring) style of Kawase’s documentaries...
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positions (2018) 26 (4): 687–717.
Published: 01 November 2018
... stars. The emergence of participatory cyberculture has further ethnicized or globalized transnational Chinese or Asian stars such as Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Michelle Yeoh, Zhang Ziyi, Chow Yun-fat, and Ken Watanabe, who are known for their compelling, exotic images to the Westernized audience. Among others...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 111–158.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Tani Barlow This essay addresses a crucial object world of modern urban China, commodity advertising. It shows how attention to advertisements requires forceful wresting of images out of linear time. That the ads are themselves illustrations of linear time in popular narratives of modern history...