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positions (1995) 3 (3): 759–789.
Published: 01 August 1995
...David Palumbo-Liu Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 The Bitter Tea of Frank Capra David Pal urn bo-Liu This essay is derived from a work-in-progress, Narrating Asian America: Cultural Politics and Subjectivities, and forms part...
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positions (2012) 20 (4): 1191–1213.
Published: 01 November 2012
... of traditional Japanese ritual and material culture, including tea ceremony, festivals, and pearl divers, while providing an opaque statement on the issue of Japanese whaling. Clocking in at two hours and fifteen minutes, yet containing only a scant few lines of dialogue, the film has received an...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 829.
Published: 01 August 2000
.... Christine M. E. Guth, an independent scholar, is the author of Art, Tea, and Industry: Masuda Takushi and the Mitsui Circle (1993). Jordan Sand teaches in the Departments of History and East Asian Languages, Georgetown...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 711–746.
Published: 01 August 2000
... of bourgeois economic elites in cultural matters, and especially in the highly prestigious domain of art ceramics. By challeng- ing the authority of the tea ceremony establishment in particular, Yanagi and other middle-class literati were able...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 637–673.
Published: 01 August 2000
... formerly wealthy temples, tea schools, and samurai households after 1868.32 Susan Stewart speaks of two motives of antiquarianism: the “nostalgic desire of romanticism” and the “political desire of authentication.”33 It is in some sense to...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): v–ix.
Published: 01 August 1995
... and space, though there will never be a time when all parties are agreed to its “meaning.” David Palumbo-Liu continues the tone of affirmation in “The Bitter Tea of Frank Capra.” Working primarily in the synthetic subdisciplines...
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positions (2018) 26 (3): 389–421.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Making of Mukhsin, Part 3: The Flavour of Green Tea over Rice .” Storyteller (blog), March 27 . yasminthestoryteller.blogspot.com/2007/03/making-of-mukhsin-part-3-flavour-of.html . Andaya Barbara Watson . 2011 . “ Distant Drums and Thunderous Cannon: Sounding Authority in Traditional...
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positions (2002) 10 (2): 471–502.
Published: 01 May 2002
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 73–93.
Published: 01 February 2013
... the journal Ryokki includes a collection of essays entitled “Life at Seiwa,” contributed by Seiwa students at the close of their education.25 Among these, Kawase Mitsuyo professes that the Seiwa curriculum — involving tea ceremony, visits to...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 475–488.
Published: 01 May 2013
... the company for publicity purposes. They included choirs, tea ceremony, and flower arrangement, and I chose French and painting. At the paint- ing circle, we hired models and began with nude drawings. Recently, I’ve found among my old...
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positions (2002) 10 (3): 511–524.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., Arhua called me home to drink some tea, and I left the sheep where they were grazing and headed back to the enclosure. As I was tying up my horse, I saw Herdsman A’s horse with its pretty silver-embossed saddle. I went into the yurt and saw that...
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positions (2011) 19 (1): 55–82.
Published: 01 February 2011
...-­and-­such a meeting), place (for example, the Tokyo meeting or Kyoto meeting), or good (such as silk meetings, or meetings for tea or cotton). For the purpose of encouraging industry, these sorts of meetings are everywhere. The products...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 728–758.
Published: 01 August 1995
... ethnic outfit and serve liquor for all the world like a Japanese O.L. [office lady] serving tea (she looked smashing, by the way, but. . . )? There was to be a welcome party that night given by the Ninglang peo...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 241–265.
Published: 01 February 2012
... palpable by the photo. An essay by David Palumbo- Liu entitled “The Bitter Tea of Frank Capra” employed a similar strategy of delayed grati cation by entitling the opening of an essay using a still from the movie ( gure This scene is...
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positions (2017) 25 (1): 125–144.
Published: 01 February 2017
... Nair), a Muslim widow who runs a tea shop. From this moment, Rarichan’s gaze is deployed in the film to ponder various aspects of life in the town — the kinds of business people are engaged in, the collectives that are formed...
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positions (1993) 1 (2): 526–549.
Published: 01 May 1993
... working-class Britons (who eat sandwiches and cake for tea) ethnically different from middle-class Britons (who eat imitations of French or Italian cookery and call it “dinner Looking at the problem from another angle, material products appear...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 183–193.
Published: 01 February 2012
... discern empire even in the most “private” of sexual fantasies.18 This could be our model for examining how the US empire, sexuality, and such things as the emotional tenor of the tea party folks are intimately linked (tea, after all, being the...
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positions (1996) 4 (2): 253–289.
Published: 01 May 1996
... their fingers or waving them in the incense smoke. At the end of these sessions, one healer drew spells on tea leaves and told his patients to brew and drink the tea daily. Patients and healers say healers must be moral, compassionate...
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positions (2003) 11 (2): 395–425.
Published: 01 May 2003
... d’art more generally, the effects of East- West contact are apparent in the palaces of both places during the eighteenth century.50 Tea drinking in England and tobacco smoking in China were both effects of East-West trade.Well-born Europeans dressed...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 605–636.
Published: 01 August 2000
... direc- torship of the Tokyo School of Fine Arts (Tokyo Bijutsu Gakk¯o). He also authored numerous influential essays, including The Ideals of the East (1903), The Awakening of Japan (1904), and The Book of Tea (1906), all originally...