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positions (2020) 28 (4): 815–840.
Published: 01 November 2020
... 2008: 401 3). In the literature of the late 1940s, there are no perpetrators and no victims, just the madness of war. The End of August is equally re ective of the fundamentally different larger sociopolitical discourse on comfort women in Y s contemporary milieu. In fact, the novel was written...
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positions (2000) 8 (2): 465–497.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., kana, and by women who were the primary users of the script. Hence modern Heian studies have presupposed a power- ful association between Japanese language, national literature, Heian court women, and feminine mode of writing. This essay attempts...
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positions (1996) 4 (3): 595–636.
Published: 01 August 1996
... women’s robes (onna no S~ZO~U),items produced under the authority of women. That fact alone raises questions about the unproblematized passiv- ity of female subjects. The Murasaki Shikibu ni@i illustrates the distribution of roku in a...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 394–438.
Published: 01 May 1998
... discussion for both psychoanalytic and feminist theories. In “Womanliness As a Masquerade,”S Joan Riviere shows how “women who wish for masculinity may put on a mask of womanliness to avert anxiety and the retribution feared from men” (35...
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positions (2021) 29 (2): 423–450.
Published: 01 May 2021
... May 2021 430 how minority folk rituals and practices became essential for constituting a modernizing multi- ethnic China, which is core to contemporary China s national identity and international image (Q. Zhang 2018: 37). Ancestral Tourism and Indigenous Cultural Writing of the Qiang Despite or...
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positions (2008) 16 (3): 601–628.
Published: 01 August 2008
... vocabularies specific to a hybrid colonial culture. It is the more contoured and ambivalent dynamics of colonial race relations that the senryu poetry brings forth, which, in turn, questions the existing narratives of Japanese colonialism. Writing Colonial Relations of Everyday Life in Senryu Helen J. S...
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positions (1999) 7 (1): 253–267.
Published: 01 February 1999
... issues of Gaddar’s songs and, significantly, these issues are inseparable from women’s voices and women’s questions. Over the last twenty-five years, Gaddar’s work of hand and face, gesture and speech, has rewritten the song cultures of...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 159–171.
Published: 01 February 2012
... rmly took over the local lm industry in the late s, for example, digital technology was Tolentino ‚ Positioning positions 165 also being emplaced by Hollywood business. Digital lm technology was...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 801–851.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... So how did the agents of history-­writing remember — and forget — these conflicting wartime experiences in postwar Taiwan? In the study of war memory in a broader context, scholars have argued that as “discredited war[s the Second World War...
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positions (1994) 2 (2): 250–273.
Published: 01 May 1994
... Yamato. Likewise with kana usage: the poet recounts “every branch” as %Z2 and relies on one’s memory of C 2 as $S in order to form 46 from * and 43. There is a moment in which this provisional writing is neither kana nor mana but both...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 547–577.
Published: 01 August 2013
... – F and V – W; the Four Heavenly Kings [sach’oˇnwang the “4 deities” (G – H and T – U; the deva and attendant bodhisattva figures), the “10 worshippers” (I – M and O – S; the Oppenheim ❘ Writing Soˇkkuram 553...
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positions (1995) 3 (1): 69–96.
Published: 01 February 1995
... translating Chahua nu, thrice I threw down my brush, and shed bitter tears. Strong are the women of this world, more so than our scholar-officials, among whom only the extremely devoted ones such as Long Jiang and Bi Gan could...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 351–372.
Published: 01 May 2010
... very aspects of Hung’s writing most often seen as politically irresponsible. We will argue that what underlies Hung’s use of what is often deemed unacceptable content (violence and more subcultural and S/M forms of queerness), as well as the...
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positions (2020) 28 (2): 447–479.
Published: 01 May 2020
... .” China Dialogue , March 27 . www.chinadialogue.net/article/show/single/en/6856-China-s-air-pollution-reporting-is-misleading . Associated Press . 2013 . “ Schoolchildren Ordered Indoors as Air Pollution Cloaks Shanghai .” Guardian , December 6 . Aveling Emma-Louise Gillespie...
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positions (2021) 29 (2): 373–398.
Published: 01 May 2021
...- lished in Japan from 1898 to the mid- 1910s. These periodicals introduced readers to various subjects from revolutionary thought and women s issues to the latest advances in science, technology, and foreign literature. When he attempted to launch his own magazine, Lu Xun had already contributed several...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 121–139.
Published: 01 February 2021
... against the wishes of her older, more conservative husband, Don Paeng, to attend the ritual. Running off to join the frenzied dancing among women of all ages and classes, Lupe is transformed as she comes to absorb the repressed memory of pagan practices that elevated women s power of fertility over men s...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 769–799.
Published: 01 November 2013
... literature or from her own erotic writing and sings to, converses with, and dresses corpses in a morgue. While these works situate longing and sexuality in a highly abstracted and dehistoricized domain, the article argues that Araya's video installations nevertheless proffer critiques of women's current...
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positions (2017) 25 (3): 439–468.
Published: 01 August 2017
... projects: the introduction to Japan of new trends in foreign thought, and the articulation of a new approach to philosophy based on the everyday thought of the ordinary person (common man's philosophy). A focus on these projects reveals the influence of one of the two women cofounders, Tsurumi Kazuko, and...
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positions (2017) 25 (1): 223–248.
Published: 01 February 2017
... extended communities overseen by the haveli 's amir (overlord) dissipated with the declining financial and social powers of the Mughal emperor, and India's many regents and noblemen. Since the mid-twentieth century, havelis largely populate the nation's landscape as heritage sites or decaying buildings...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 579–605.
Published: 01 August 2013
... character-­ based writing system to a romanized alphabet, the implementation of a French educational system in place of the mandarin exam system, and the emergence of women readers.3 With these transformations of print, lan- guage...