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positions (2002) 10 (1): 141–172.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Reiko Tomii 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 State v. (Anti-)Art: Model 1,000-Yen Note Incident by Akasegawa Genpei and Company Reiko Tomii All in all, the creative act is not performed by the artist alone; the spectator brings the work in contact...
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positions (2015) 23 (1): 191–193.
Published: 01 February 2015
... Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Note on Digital Sources The MIT home page, which is designed to change daily with a different “spotlight” image, is www.web.mit.edu. The course unit of the MIT Open- CourseWare...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 733–758.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Alice Ming Wai Jim 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Urban Mediations in Hong Kong Contemporary Art: Notes on A Very Good City and Local Orientation Alice Ming Wai Jim Over the last decade, contemporary art in Hong Kong, informed by travel- (ing...
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positions (1998) 6 (1): 179–202.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Alessandro Russo Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 The Probable Defeat: Preliminary Notes on the Chinese Cultural Revolution Alessandro Russo What makes it so difficult to discover any rational content in the Chinese Cultural...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 229–258.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Rosalind C. Morris Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Giving Up Ghosts: Notes on Trauma and the Possibility of the Political from Southeast Asia Rosalind C. Morris Ghostly Occurrences In Bao Ninh’s 1991 novel The Sorrow of War, ghosts of the Vietnam War...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 707–721.
Published: 01 August 2011
... as “totalitarian,” as advocates of a ruthless and cynical state authority, perhaps the time has come to bring out their positive side, especially their egalitarianism of law (the same law for all). Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Three Notes on China: Past and Present Slavoj Žižek Theory...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 307–327.
Published: 01 February 2012
... the dichotomy of empire and nation-state. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Circumstances, Politics, and History: Reading Notes on Wang Hui’s “General Introduction” to The Rise of Modern Chinese Thought Claudia Pozzana and Alessandro Russo translated from Italian by Michela Duranti...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 672–685.
Published: 01 August 1997
... Yamahata in Nagasaki, 10 August 1945. Notes on Nagusaki Journey Christopher Beaver I first saw the 10 August 1945 Nagasaki photographs of Yosuke Yamahata in 1979,while I was in Japan codirecting Dark Circle, a film about nuclear...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 653–667.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Sandra So Hee Chi Kim Regarding her highly acclaimed first book of poetry, Notes from the Divided Country , second-generation Korean American poet Suji Kwock Kim has stated that she considers the representation of the traumatic experiences of the Korean War as “the responsibility that one has...
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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...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 111–158.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of modernity. Advertising objectifies the social. Thus while enlightened social theory in Chinese advertising markets is a phenomenon noted here in great detail, the point is that “society” underlies modernist theory as such. The discovery of the social in philosophy and in the dialectical advertising image...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 703–723.
Published: 01 August 2013
.... Kerner frames the discussion by noting that there are in effect two different types of “butoh film”; on the one hand, there are films that document, constituting a record of an event, and on the other hand, there are films that integrate butoh elements into the practice of filmmaking itself. Iimura's...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 573–602.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Mikkel Bunkenborg Classical descriptions of popular religion in China have noted how the pantheon of deities constitutes a celestial administration organized and approached much like a bureaucratic state. While the view of popular religion as a mere reflection of imperial rule seems inadequate...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 629–656.
Published: 01 May 2012
... gradually eliminated private monies while simultaneously adopting new printing technologies to mass produce notes with standardized images. The powers to coin and validate money within a speci cally de ned territory eventually came to be regarded...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 537–566.
Published: 01 August 2009
.... Indeed, as many of the other essays in this collection note, suzhi has become one of the most omnipresent categories for categorizing and valu- ing the human body and human conduct in contemporary China. Suzhi is a means of organizing various...
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positions (2007) 15 (3): 457–486.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., a process that he described as extraordi- narily wrenching. As he noted in Chronicle, “That morning, as I wrote the text that would accompany the pictures, Akimoto [the photographer], in his low voice, kept urging me to write longer and longer...
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positions (2006) 14 (2): 405–425.
Published: 01 May 2006
... noting that KAPF members joined hands with Japanese proletarians to stand against imperialism and the Japanese emperor system.5 As colonization con- tinued, these anti-imperialist and anti-feudalist struggles became more radical. What happened...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 491–495.
Published: 01 August 2013
... cycle in which shamans seek spiritual union with military sexual slaves to relieve their agony, starvation, and suffering. Kim notes that shamans serve as “amplifiers for [living comfort] women who continue to struggle for their record in history...
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positions (2021) 29 (2): 347–372.
Published: 01 May 2021
...: Notes toward a Genealogy .” Journal of Historical Geography 28 , no. 2 : 159 – 80 . Mansfield T. D. 1920 . “ Missionary Recreation .” Korean Mission Field 16 , no. 4 : 79 – 80 . Martin Stanley H. 1921 . “ Our Duty to Health .” Korean Mission Field 17 , no. 5 : 107...
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positions (2008) 16 (3): 743–751.
Published: 01 August 2008
... real-world power relations or sociological theory. I noted that no one with experience of political organizing of any kind thinks that social movements are ever entirely spontaneous. Should I encounter a situation that looks purely...