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Prism (2021) 18 (1): 114–137.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Hazel Shu Chen Abstract In 1950s and early 1960s Hong Kong, radio permeated in everyday life as a major source of entertainment and information. It subsequently gave rise to a peculiar genre in Cantonese cinema, film adaptations of “airwave novels” ( tiankong xiaoshuo dianying 天空小說電影), which...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 224–235.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Grace En-Yi Ting Abstract This article draws on Judith Butler's theories of violence and grief in order to outline a self-reflexive narrative of teaching and speaking about the Atlanta shootings of March 2021 as a queer and feminist studies scholar of Japanese studies in Hong Kong. The article...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 301–318.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Shuang Shen Abstract This article addresses the neglect toward popular literary networks with Hong Kong in the Cold War period by influential Mahua scholars. Aiming to make way for a more robust discourse of cultural politics in tandem with a regional conceptualization of Sinophone cultural...
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Prism (2020) 17 (2): 244–263.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Winnie L. M. Yee Abstract The often-heated debates concerning Hong Kong's literary representations all take as a premise that Hong Kong has an urban identity, defined by its mythic transformation from a fishing village to a metropolis. On the return of the sovereignty to mainland China in 1997...
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Published: 01 March 2022
Figure 1. A flying Hong Kong Junk selling Thai food in New York in Luc Besson's The Fifth Element (1997). More
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 346–367.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Lorraine Wong Abstract Tian yu di 天與地 (When Heaven Burns, 2011), a primetime television series that was screened in Hong Kong from November 2011 to January 2012, tells the story of a young rock band struggling with the memory of having eaten a fellow bandmate in order to survive a mountaineering...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 79–103.
Published: 01 March 2020
...James Shea Abstract This article examines the Hong Kong writer Gu Cangwu 古蒼梧 (1945–) and his grassroots activism during the Cold War, namely, his appropriation of the University of Iowa's International Writing Program (IWP). At the IWP from 1970 to 1971, Gu grew critical of US foreign policy...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 86–101.
Published: 01 March 2022
... Mingyi's short story “The Ninety-Ninth Floor” and Hong Kong writer Dorothy Tse's “Mute Doors,” this article proposes the term time-space as a suitable concept for dealing with discrete sections of space-time in literature and goes on to explore the elevator as a prime example of such an explicitly temporal...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 408–431.
Published: 01 October 2019
..., and the other is the 1997 handover of Hong Kong. Swordsman I and II are adaptations of Jin Yong's 1967 martial arts novel, Xiao ao jianghu , which is an allegorical representation of the Cultural Revolution. 32 In Cold War historiography, communism is frequently presented as a distortion of human nature...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 432–455.
Published: 01 October 2019
... by Lydia H. Liu 劉禾 , 347 – 404 . Beijing : SDX Joint Publishing , 2016 . Ching Cheung-Fa 程祥徽 . Fan jian you zhi: Hanzi jianhua wu jiang 繁簡由之:漢字簡化五講 [ Not to Enforce Complicated Characters or Simplified Characters: Five Talks on the Simplification of Chinese Characters ]. Hong Kong : Sanlian...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 127–142.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Hawkes . 5 vols. New York : Penguin , 1980 . Guo Moruo . Moruo wenji 文藝論集 [The Collection of Papers of Guo Moruo]. 10 vols. Hong Kong : SDX Joint Publishing , 1957 . Lu Xun . Jottings under Lamplight , edited by Eileen Cheng and Kirk A. Denton . Cambridge, MA : Harvard...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 211–220.
Published: 01 October 2019
... Mizoguchi Yūzō's “China as Method” (1989), Kuan-hsing Chen's Asia as Method (2004), Yu-lin Lee's “Taiwan as Method” (2009), Stephen Yiu Wai Chu's edited volume Hong Kong (Studies) as Method (2016), and Brian Bernards's “Malaysia as Method” (2016). More generally, Takeuchi's approach has been applied...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 181–192.
Published: 01 March 2022
... protestors in Hong Kong. “Fight for freedom. Stand with Hong Kong,” the tweet read, immediately drawing attention both because of the unexpected solidarity between an American sports team and an Asian metropolis, as well as its clumsy implementation. 1 In recent years, NBA athletes have become...
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Prism (2022) 19 (S1): 189–195.
Published: 01 December 2022
... Movement . Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2010 . Bookchin, Murray . The Ecology of Freedom: The Emergence and Dissolution of Hierarchy . Palo Alto, CA : Cheshire Books , 1982 . Bookchin, Murray . Social Ecology and Communalism . Oakland, CA : AK , 2006 . Brown, Wendy...
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Prism (2019) 16 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2019
... with Western counterparts, both individual theorists and scholarly journals. For this purpose a forum called “Theory in Comparative Perspectives” will be established to include short essays, interviews, and conversations guiding us to globalize our thinking about literature and culture. Hong Kong's unique...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 390–407.
Published: 01 October 2019
... Morris, “Hong Kong Liminal,” 15 . 24 Ibid., 16. 25 Ibid. 26 Ibid., 15–16. 27 Ibid., 14. 28 Mezzadra and Neilson, Border as Method , 47 . 29 Chen, Asia as Method , 214–15 . 30 Balibar, “What Is a Border?,” 76 . 31 Houtum, Kramsch, and Zierhofer...
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Prism (2020) 17 (2): 217–224.
Published: 01 October 2020
... collaboration that began with an international conference held at Lingnan University of Hong Kong in the summer of 2019. In planning this special issue, I wanted a broader perspective and issued an open call for papers, hoping for a real cross section of innovative scholarship pursued by scholars of diverse...
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Prism (2019) 16 (1): 174–196.
Published: 01 March 2019
... looks of Mazu, the viewer gradually comes to realize another translocal link established by the star performance of Maggie Cheung 張曼玉 (1964–) as Mazu. An award-winning, internationally recognized Hong Kong film star, 25 Cheung has taken screen roles in Hong Kong and French cinemas that embody...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2010 . Chang, Eileen 張愛玲 . The Fall of the Pagoda . Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2010 . Chang, Eileen 張愛玲 . “ Jinsuo ji ” 金鎖記 [ A Chronicle of Golden Fetters ]. In Hua diao 花凋 [ The Withering Flower ], 153 – 88 Nanjing : Jiangsu...
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Prism (2021) 18 (1): 49–69.
Published: 01 March 2021
... The Butterfly Lovers. Distinct from the ROC and the PRC that politicalized Confucianism in ways that strengthened their nation building, the reception of Confucianism in Hong Kong was more related to a cultural civilization and its relationship to individuals' lives rather than to politics and ideology...