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positions (2012) 20 (3): 685–712.
Published: 01 August 2012
... of the Hmong soldiers' sacrifice and, second, as a reward for the Hmong refugee who inhabits a condition of statelessness. This essay foregrounds the link between the refugee and soldier figures to formulate the refugee soldier, a conjoining of the soldier who fought abroad and the refugee who lives at home...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 801–851.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Shi-chi Mike Lan This article studies the history and historiography of Taiwanese World War II veterans (commonly known as Taiji Riben bing or Taiwanese-native Japanese soldiers), who served as Japanese paramilitary fighting the Chinese and Allied forces. Hundreds of thousands of Taiwanese were...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 375–410.
Published: 01 May 2009
.... Representation Crisis: History, Fiction, and Post – Martial Law Writers from the “Soldiers’ Villages” Peng Hsiao-yen “Doesn’t your memory count at all?” This is the opening line of Zhu Tianxin’s (Chu Tien-hsin) 1997 story “Gudu...
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positions (2015) 23 (1): 115–119.
Published: 01 February 2015
...James L. Hevia The Visualizing Culture controversy demonstrated the ongoing struggle in East Asia over the meaning of the twentieth-century conflicts between Japan and neighboring countries. Critics demanded that the images of Japanese and Qing soldiers required narrative context, but narratives...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 665–694.
Published: 01 November 2015
... empire. It examines the array of cross-racial identifications operant in his Korean War trilogy— Korean Love Songs, Rites and Witnesses , and The Useless Servants —which attach variously to Japanese and Korean civilians as well as to North Korean and Chinese soldiers. In so doing, this article shows how...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 403–433.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Benjamin Tausig During ten weeks of antigovernment protest in spring 2010, the Thai military used physical and psychological tactics, including coercive broadcasting of music and sound, to combat demonstrations in Bangkok. Before a violent crackdown in May, protesters and soldiers spent ten weeks...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 87–119.
Published: 01 February 2020
... encounter with US feminist art icon Judy Chicago raised questions about the potential neocolonial influence of global feminist art. The work Lei subsequently produced performs an autoethnographic excavation of the sociohistorical categories—woman soldier, military artist, and woman artist—that made her...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 203–224.
Published: 01 February 2021
... to colonial Ceylon (Sri Lanka), beginning in the late seventeenth century, as exiles, slaves, and soldiers. Two storytelling contexts set in mid-to late nineteenth-century British Ceylon are discussed: the first centers on the Qur’anic tale of the prophet Nuh (Noah) and his ark, typically viewed...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 655–682.
Published: 01 August 2009
... newspaper began to report on civilian massacres by South Korean soldiers during the war, the Vietnam War had largely receded in the South Korean collective memory.3 Since the Vietnamese government’s policy of doi moi positions 17:3  doi 10.1215...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 51–72.
Published: 01 February 1997
...; these documents cite such benefits of the “comforting” facilities as taming the soldiers’ brutality, pre- venting the rape of indigenous and Japanese women, and minimizing vene- real disease.3 Some fifty years later, the explanations given...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 619–631.
Published: 01 November 2015
... 624 Rifas ∣∣ Korean War Comic Books and US Masculinity 625 The image of the Korean War presented in US war comics with terrifi c regularity showed a soldier’s survival depending on his skill in knifi ng, bay- oneting...
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positions (2023) 31 (4): 803–838.
Published: 01 November 2023
... Korean Soldier . . . ‘Chi Man-wŏn Must Make an Apology’”). Sŏul sinmun 서울신문, May 13, 8. IEAS (Institute for East Asian Studies, Sungkonghoe University) , ed. 2009 . Naengjŏn Asia ŭi munhwa p'unggyŏng 2 냉전 아시아의 문화풍경 2 ( The Cultural Landscape of Cold War Asia , vol. 2 ). Seoul : Hyŏnsil Munhwa...
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positions (2001) 9 (3): 611–620.
Published: 01 August 2001
... Japanese soldiers who served in the war provided tes- timonies. The case for the defendant—the Japanese state—which did not respond to the Tribunal’s invitation, was made by amicus curiae.5 Count- ing video testimonies, twenty former “comfort women...
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positions (2022) 30 (4): 793–814.
Published: 01 November 2022
... war history—particularly the experiences of imperialist Taiwanese soldiers—by the new generation of writers, including Wu Ming-Yi, Gan Yao-Ming, and John Sheng Kuo. Liou further points out that in recovering and reconstructing history, The Stolen Bicycle exhibits ambivalent attitudes about the war...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 219–255.
Published: 01 February 1997
... from about 1937, when the Japanese government and Army became more intensely involved in enforcing wartime colonial policy. A PROTOTYPE OF A MILITARY BROTHEL, 1905-1 937 Many soldiers’ diaries from the 1905 Russo-Japanese war confirm...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 653–685.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., there was the Mokham Landmines Incident, in which two Korean soldiers working in the DMZ area lost most of the lower parts of their legs from an explosion of a box of landmines buried in a passageway near the general outpost (GOP). The incident revealed an ongoing unofficial military battle inside the DMZ...
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positions (2014) 22 (2): 301–328.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the conditions of the battle worsened, Japa- nese soldiers began forcibly taking food and shelter from, ordering group suicides of, and conducting the execution of Okinawan civilians. Okinawa’s historical relationship of political subordination...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 73–108.
Published: 01 February 1997
... and texts: pic- tures of maimed soldiers and of the demolished city of Hiroshima, and pas- sages about the Nanjing Massacre, rape by Japanese soldiers, and Japanese bacteriological experiments by Unit 73 I in Manchuria. Furthermore...
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positions (2021) 29 (3): 607–632.
Published: 01 August 2021
.../ . Park Seohoi Stephanie . 2017 . “ ‘You Didn't Even Have Oral Sex?’: S. Korean Military's Gay Witch-Hunt in Depth .” Korea Expos é, April 17 . koreaexpose.com/military-witch-hunt-gay-soldiers/ . Pflugfelder Gregory M. 1999 . Cartographies of Desire: Male-Male Sexuality in Japanese...
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positions (2001) 9 (3): 621–635.
Published: 01 August 2001
..., is how and whether it would be possible for civilian survivors of massacres and soldiers who committed wartime violence, from two oppositional nation-states in Asia, to find a common ground. In other words, Ha My is a litmus test...