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positions (2012) 20 (4): 1191–1213.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Nancy Stalker Matthew Barney's 2005 film-cum-performance-piece, Drawing Restraint 9 ( DR9 ), portrays a budding romance between two individuals he terms the “Occidental Guests,” played by Barney and his real-life partner, the singer Björk, aboard a Japanese whaling ship. In the film's climactic...
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positions (2018) 26 (1): 77–109.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Matthew Lau Walter Benjamin and filmmaker Jia Zhangke both use the trope of silence to register a critique of the effects of capitalist development on their respective societies that is fundamentally romantic. For Benjamin and Jia, the strength of the romantic sensibility is its break with more...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 835–868.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Matthew D. Johnson Abstract This article describes the US origins of the field of PRC history. It argues that research on PRC history is widely derived from an approach to knowledge that predates area studies: the theory that societies can be controlled and changed through the transformation...
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positions (2003) 11 (2): 479–509.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Matthew Chew 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 The Dual Consequences of Cultural Localization: How Exposed Short Stockings Subvert and Sustain Global Cultural Hierarchy Matthew Chew The clothes worn by contemporary urban Chinese should not appear unfa...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 217–239.
Published: 01 February 2003
... the specific U.S. cultural practice of denigrating or ex- cluding black women from its “national genealogy.”12 Dark Princess would later signal these twin goals byascribing images of black maternityto both the biological mother of protagonist Matthew Towns...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 675–688.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Fabio Lanza References Bloch Marc . 1954 . The Historian's Craft , translated by Putnam Peter . Manchester, UK : Manchester University Press . Brown Jeremy , and Johnson Matthew D. , eds. 2015 . Maoism at the Grassroots: Everyday Life in China's Era of High...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 303–332.
Published: 01 February 2016
... that genes from an Indian woman conferred an “authentic” Indian identity to the child born through egg donation and surrogacy, though occasionally, couples disagreed. The story of Matthew and Anthony — fathers to three girls born through surrogacy...
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positions (2003) 11 (2): 521–522.
Published: 01 May 2003
...). Tina Mai Chen is an assistant professor of history at the University of Manitoba. Her research is on Sino-Soviet cultural exchange and everyday internationalism in the 1950s. Matthew Chew lectures at the Department of Intercultural Studies...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 907–908.
Published: 01 November 2021
... Alexander F. Day is associate professor of history and chair of East Asian studies at Occidental College. He is the author of The Peasant in Postsocialist China: History, Politics, and Capitalism (2013). Matthew D. Johnson is an associate professor of the University of Pittsburgh...
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positions (2007) 15 (2): 449–450.
Published: 01 May 2007
... ReORIENT: Global Economy in the Asian Age (1998). Matthew A. Hale is a student in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Washington. His research concerns agrarian issues, education, and alternative...
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positions (2018) 26 (1): 193–194.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of Violence Songs of Experience The Virtues of Mendacity Essays from the Edge Kracauer l’exilé and Reason after Its Eclipse Matthew Lau is assistant professor of English at Queensborough Community College of the City University...
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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...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 719–758.
Published: 01 November 2021
...: Negotiating the Divide . New York : Cambridge University Press . Brown Jeremy , and Johnson Matthew D. , eds. 2015 . Maoism at the Grassroots: Everyday Life in China's Era of High Socialism . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Brown Jeremy , and Johnson Matthew D...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 895–906.
Published: 01 November 2021
... Press . Bonnin Michel . 2013 . The Lost Generation: The Rustication of China's Educated Youth, 1968–1980 , translated by Horko Krystyna . Hong Kong : Chinese University Press . Brown Jeremy , and Johnson Matthew D. , eds. 2015 . Maoism at the Grassroots: Everyday...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 689–718.
Published: 01 November 2021
... : transcript publishing . Brown Jeremy , and Johnson Matthew D. , eds. 2015 . Maoism at the Grassroots: Everyday Life in China's Era of High Socialism . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Brown Jeremy , and Pickowicz Paul G. , eds. 2007 . Dilemmas of Victory...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 603–630.
Published: 01 August 2020
...: Little Histories . Caulfield, Victoria, Australia : Monash University Publishing . Harootunian Harry . 2000 . History’s Disquiet: Modernity, Cultural Practice, and the Question of Everyday Life . New York : Columbia University Press . Johnson Matthew . 2013 . “ From Peace...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 659–674.
Published: 01 November 2021
... shown that microhistories of single points best illuminate all larger planes (Badiou 2014 ; Karl 2010 ; Elbaum 2018 ). In this sense, it is not simply a predilection for sinological minutiae that leads Jeremy Brown and Matthew Johnson ( 2015 ) to argue that there was no single “Maoist China...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 869–894.
Published: 01 November 2021
... divide into the Mao period, once mainly the province of social scientists. This raises many questions as to how historians are to approach this period. One of the clearest answers comes from Jeremy Brown and Matthew D. Johnson (2015), who argue for a bottom-up history of everyday life. They highlight...
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positions (2023) 31 (1): 41–66.
Published: 01 February 2023
... friends might arrive to enact vengeance for unexplained and unexplainable slights. Indeed, much as in Matthew Carey's ( 2017 ) work in Algeria, mistrust and the acknowledgment of the working of unexplainable realms seems to dominate in such spheres—thus, affection is met with suspicion, strangely...
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positions (2014) 22 (4): 781–808.
Published: 01 November 2014
... influential height in a protracted debate comprising several exchanges of essays, discussed deception in one of his most celebrated pieces, “Machiu-­ron” (“On the Book of Matthew pub- lished in 1954. He critiqued the writers of the Book of Matthew...