1-20 of 649 Search Results for


Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
positions (2011) 19 (1): 55–82.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Lisa Claypool This paper explores the uneasy position of painting in an early twentieth-century Shanghai publication, the National Essence Journal ( Guocui xuebao , 1905–11), published by the prominent and influential Society for Preservation of National Learning (Guoxue baocunhui). The publication...
Journal Article
positions (2008) 16 (3): 539–567.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Rebecca E. Karl This essay takes a 1920s scandalous case—the Ma-Wang Incident—as a study of the relationship established in Chinese journalism between events and everyday life. It argues that journalism, as a commodity form, and the emergence of everyday life as a problem of sociality were...
Journal Article
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...
Journal Article
positions (2012) 20 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Tani Barlow Issue 20.1 introduces changes in the positions project which widen the “Asia” or “Asias” that contributors can expect to reference in their work. The journal's name change from positions: east asia cultures critique to positions: asia critique signals several changes. The cultures...
Journal Article
positions (2012) 20 (1): 385–388.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Wang Hui This short commemorative piece notes the twenty-year relationship of editors Wang Hui and Tani Barlow and Wang's strong commitment to the international world of journal publication. Wang's long career as a journal founder and editor and his utopian hopes for continuing development...
Journal Article
positions (2012) 20 (1): 183–193.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Lisa Rofel What does it mean to say that positions opened up a space for queer intellectual work? How do we delineate that space? How does this space work in articulation with queering Asian studies more broadly? This essay addresses how the journal positions created the intellectual space...
Journal Article
positions (2009) 17 (1): 43–72.
Published: 01 February 2009
... to have provided some of the intellectual foundation for the ideology of the Greater East Asia Co-prosperity Sphere. A brief intellectual biography of Miki and an examination of the founding and organization of the Shōwa Kenkyūkai are included, in addition to a close reading of some of Miki's journalism...
Journal Article
positions (2011) 19 (2): 439–462.
Published: 01 May 2011
... but as objects of sex. They are feminized by the hands of the indifferent narrators of the images, and the workers' entirety as humans is reduced to those who are only good at making a living in bed. To analyze, Suzuki takes “Philippine cinema,” the theme of this journal, to mean a site that both veils...
Journal Article
positions (2017) 25 (2): 293–322.
Published: 01 May 2017
... their modernist journal Bungei jidai ( Literary Age ) (1924–27) were preoccupied with attempts to explain and philosophically anchor notions of sensation and perception. This did not mean an overwhelming concern with the body and its senses: on the contrary, in these texts perception emerges as somehow purified...
Journal Article
positions (2012) 20 (1): 173–182.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Jesook Song As a response to positions ' twentieth-anniversary workshop that solicited suggestions on the future direction of the journal, this article raises questions on how to study Asia without falling into traps of reproducing capitalist discourse that reduces the significance of Asia to its...
Journal Article
positions (2012) 20 (1): 345–372.
Published: 01 February 2012
..., Cold War scholarship, and the struggle over so-called area studies. Topics raised and considered include the history of the journal's founding, critical reminiscence of the project's early years of publications and intellectual politics, historical trends in knowledge production and ways...
Journal Article
positions (2015) 23 (1): 121–129.
Published: 01 February 2015
... than ritualized failure to misread or disavow the ideological positioning that instigates recrimination. Barlow argues that this journal issue is an important opportunity to rethink automatic response and to seek better, more clear and compelling alternatives to repetitive, racialized, nationalist...
Journal Article
positions (2017) 25 (3): 439–468.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Vanessa B. Ward The journal Shisō no kagaku ( Science of Thought ) and the Institute for the Science of Thought have received relatively little attention in the English-language literature on Japanese intellectual life after the Second World War. Among scholars writing in English, Shisō no kagaku...
Journal Article
positions (2018) 26 (2): 265–304.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . “ Japanese Seismicity and the Limits of Prediction .” Journal of Asian Studies 71 , no. 2 : 333 – 44 . Clarke Roger Valentin Jack 2005 . “ A History of the International Commission on Radiological Protection .” Health Physics 88 , no. 6 : 717 – 32 . Comfort Nathaniel . 2012...
Journal Article
positions (2017) 25 (1): 249–250.
Published: 01 February 2017
.... Among his publications is Apu and After, Revisiting Ray’s Cinema (2005). He edits the Journal of the Moving Image and has recently written and codirected the award-­ winning Bengali feature film Sthaniya Sambaad (Spring in the Colony, 2010...
Journal Article
positions (2010) 18 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 February 2010
... thirties and early forties; he was twenty years older. There he is and now he is gone. Lowe worked tirelessly on this journal from its beginning. He knew first- hand how much passion and conflict accompanied the founding ofpositions...
Journal Article
positions (2019) 27 (3): 469–497.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Review of Social Research 3 , no. 1 : 7 – 26 . Coates Jamie . 2015 . “ ‘Unseeing’ Chinese Students in Japan: Understanding Educationally Channelled Migrant Experiences from a Sensory Perspective .” Journal of Current Chinese Affairs , September . Fong Vanessa . 2004 . “ Filial...
Journal Article
positions (2012) 20 (3): 943–946.
Published: 01 August 2012
... at the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign. Her book, Uncivil Youth: Activism and Af rmative Governmentality, is in press from the Duke University Press, and she has published in leading journals in Asian American studies and anthropology. Her...
Journal Article
positions (2019) 27 (4): 845–847.
Published: 01 November 2019
...: International Journal of Audience Research. Bao Hongwei is associate professor in media studies at the University of Nottingham. He holds a PhD in gender studies and cultural studies from the University of Sydney. His research primarily focuses on gay identity and queer politics in contemporary China. He has...
Journal Article
positions (2018) 26 (4): 561–592.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Feminism and Capitalism in the Capitalist Crisis [Part 1]”) . Shandong nüzi xueyuan xuebao (Journal of Shandong Women University) , no. 1 : 1 – 6 . Barlow Tani E. 2004 . The Question of Women in Chinese Feminism . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . BLS (US Bureau of Labor Statistics...