1-8 of 8 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 (1999) 7 (2): 377–420.
Published: 01 May 1999
... City Independent, quoted in English and translated in Aeiyang hzcabao [North China pictorial], 19 April 1930 On his six-month tour across the United States in 1930, Mei Lanfang (1894-1961), Peking opera’s premier exponent of female roles...
Journal Article
positions (1999) 7 (2): 271–275.
Published: 01 May 1999
... star Mei Lanfang, icon of Republican Chinese nationalism. Goldstein demonstrates how the historical changes from local to national opera, from elite performances of operatic gendered stereotypes to popular representations...
Journal Article
positions (2007) 15 (3): 580–608.
Published: 01 August 2007
... day. A recent documentary, The Worlds of Mei Lanfang, portrays Mei Lanfang, the most celebrated among the female impersonators in modern China. The DVD cover art of the documentary (courtesy of Mei-Juin Chen and Lotus Film) result, deserve to be condemned.13 I find discussions...
Journal Article
positions (1994) 2 (3): 603–628.
Published: 01 August 1994
...% 2 For example, the earliest film made in China is Dingjun shan IDingjun mountain (1905 a filming of the Beijing operatic play by a famous actor, Tang Xinpei (1846-1917).Another famous actor, Mei Lanfang (1894-1961), noted especially...
Journal Article
positions (2006) 14 (3): 597–632.
Published: 01 August 2006
... before, and that she had come to be regarded as “one of the most accomplished dancers to come out of the East since [the prominent Chinese dancer] Mei Lanfang.”87 In presenting the idea of East Asian culture, Japanese writers tried...
Journal Article
positions (2014) 22 (1): 131–159.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Lanfang’s enduring fame for his “feminine” hand gestures onstage, among his many other artistic talents. See Catherine Vance Yeh, Shanghai Love: Courtesans, Intellectuals, and Entertainment Culture, 1850 – 1910 (Seattle: University...
Journal Article
positions (2010) 18 (3): 633–670.
Published: 01 August 2010
... the individual and the state. positions 18:3  Winter 2010 644 Figure 6  Mei Baoyue, 1950s. From Dazhong dianying, Tiananmen qian Mei Baoyue, the daughter of the opera star Mei Lanfang and an accom...
Journal Article
positions (2006) 14 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 2006
... to the innovations that Mei Lanfang introduced into Peking Opera, where the audience knew the script and evaluated the performer based on novel interpretations within this format. Performers’ qualifications have thus been evalu- ated...