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positions (1995) 3 (3): 663–694.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Naifei Ding Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Tears of Ressentiment; or, Zhang Zhupo’s Jin Ping Mei Naifei Ding This essay is part of a project in which I read thejin ping mei (hereafter JPM), in its three seventeenth-century...
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positions (1995) 3 (1): 255–280.
Published: 01 February 1995
...],directed by Xie Jin, “9591, and The Song of Youth [Qingchun xhi gel, directed by Cui Wei [ 19591.) Such a standard revolutionary narrative produced a de-gendered “woman” useful as a political and social symbol. It gave us the iron...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 790–805.
Published: 01 August 1995
... the director, Xie Jin, worked.’ I would say that this film marked my first foray into the field. The traditional styles of my earlier films are based on conventions I learned then. (D) From a feminist point of view, Oh, Crudlel...
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positions (1996) 4 (1): 127–143.
Published: 01 February 1996
... of miraculous earth] to “Jin muchang” [Golden pastures]- even to “Maijie duo” [Haystacks] and “Gang shang de shiji” [A century on duty]-from first to last, educated youth literature, whether typical or less typical, had a basic tone...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 161–186.
Published: 01 February 2001
... family.On the contrary, the image of the extended family in May Fourth literature such as Ba Jin’s work was always cast in symbolic terms of imprisonment and bloodless abuse. In the post-1949 era, in the name of class and communal spirit, sociocul...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 807–835.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Jodi Kim Through an analysis of two recent films, Deann Borshay Liem's In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee (2010) and Jane Jin Kaisen's The Woman, the Orphan, and the Tiger (2010), this essay argues that Korean transnational adoption is constituted by militarized and gendered diasporas that mark...
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positions (2014) 22 (1): 263–292.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Jin Liu This essay sets out to examine the emerging trend of Chinese rap songs that are rendered in nonstandard local languages or dialects in mainland China in the age of the Internet. It first disputes the common criticism, based on limited data, of Chinese rap as lacking social and political...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 655–682.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Jin-kyung Lee In reconsidering South Korean military involvement in the Vietnam War between 1965 and 1973, this essay focuses on the multivalent relationship between military labor and masculine sexuality in the overlapping contexts of class stratification, nationalist economic development under...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 713–740.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and mysteriously placed in a strange, privately run prison for the next fifteen years. After his release, Dae-su is ordered to figure out the reason for his imprisonment, but the task turns out to be part of an elaborate plot by Yi Wu-jin (Yu...
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positions (2022) 30 (4): 815–838.
Published: 01 November 2022
... with a North Korean boy (Jung-jin) who frequently crosses the border to find some food for his sick sister. Soon-hee, who is experiencing a temporary aphasia, kindly helps a North Korean border crosser just as her grandfather does, but the border crosser rapes her and runs away. The film captures how...
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positions (1998) 6 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 February 1998
... serves as a prelude to the debauchery preva- lent throughout the novel. As soon as he arrives at the colliery where Jin Gangzuan (the major suspect of his investigation and vice chairman of the propaganda department of the party...
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positions (2019) 27 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 February 2019
... . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . Caswell Michelle . 2000 . “ An Interview with Ha Jin .” Asia Society (educational organization) . www.asiasociety.org/interview-ha-jin ( accessed February 12, 2017 ). Chang Kuei-hsing . 2018 . Wild Pigs Crossing the River (Yezhu duhe...
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positions (2008) 16 (3): 539–567.
Published: 01 August 2008
...’ initial protestations that the story’s sordidness or its repetitive nature made it an unlikely topic for their journal were disingenuous: New Woman just the year before (1926 – 27) had devoted a great deal of space to the equally sordid Jin-Luo...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 773–786.
Published: 01 August 2004
..., personal components. The best examples of this change are the projects of Wang Jin, a Beijing- based artist who investigates the impact of materialism on daily life through therelationshipbetweenagivenartobject,usuallyaready-madecommodity...
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positions (2007) 15 (3): 580–608.
Published: 01 August 2007
... in the following novels: Ba Jin’s Torrent Trilogy (Jiliu sanbuqu, 1931, 1938, 1940);3 Wang Dulu’s Peking Chivalric Entertainer (Yanshi xialing, 1948);4 Qin Shouou’s Begonia (Qiuhaitang, 1942);5 Lilian Lee’s Farewell My Concubine (Bawang bie ji, 1985);6...
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positions (1993) 1 (2): 349–388.
Published: 01 May 1993
..., edited by Jin Guantao, and Gan Yang‘s journal and translation series titled Culture: China and the World. The prevailing Zeitgeist prior to the thirteenth Party Congress undoubt- positions 1:2 Fall 1993 354...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 411–434.
Published: 01 May 2009
... in the Smoke33 Narrated by a third-person omniscient voice, “Yanhua” tells of an encoun- ter between a young Taiwanese woman and a man from the mainland named Jin Hongzao, who was a friend of her deceased father. The young...
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positions (2001) 9 (3): 559–584.
Published: 01 August 2001
... period (pre-Qin, Qin-Han, Wei-Jin-North-South-Division, Sui-Tang-Five- Dynasties, Song-Yuan, Ming-Qing), with subnarratives of female chastity, female virtue, and relations between the sexes. Conclusion The reversal of primary and secondary...
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positions (2006) 14 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 May 2006
... to denounce their society. In Yi Puk-myo˘ng’s “Yo˘kong” (“Factory Girl18 pub- lished in Sin’gyedan in March 1933, and in Yu Jin-o’s short story “Yo˘jikkong” (“The Textile Factory Girl serialized in the Choso˘n Ilbo in January 1931,19 working-class...
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positions (2003) 11 (2): 443–478.
Published: 01 May 2003
... became more familiar on city streets, some expressed reservations. Dissenters such as the feminist social critic Jin Tianyu argued that the wholesale adop- tion of foreign dress was suspect as a means for achieving societal progress. Writing...