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Prism (2023) 20 (1): 225–247.
Published: 01 March 2023
... and performative tension that they present enables a reading experience and practice that is more cross-culturally vital and ethical. hangping@eastasian.ucsb.edu Copyright © 2023 Lingnan University 2023 disability internet poetry Yu Xiuhua translation world literature Yu Xiuhua 余秀華 (1976...
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Prism (2023) 20 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2023
... Chinese poets on the periphery or subaltern poets: the migrant worker poet Zheng Xiaoqiong and the poet with disabilities Yu Xiuhua. Maghiel van Crevel coins the helpful term hypertranslatability to query why a poet such as Zheng gets translated more than other poets. Addressing larger questions...
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Prism (2021) 18 (1): 244–255.
Published: 01 March 2021
... . Mwangi, Evan Maina . The Postcolonial Animal: African Literature and Posthuman Ethics . Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press , 2019 . Nussbaum, Martha . Frontiers of Justice: Disability, Nationality, Species Membership . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2007...
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Prism (2021) 18 (2): 456–478.
Published: 01 October 2021
... is marked by his class background—signified by the books he carries in his knapsack—and he cannot help but feel like an interloping trespasser even among the bandits, who mock his interest in literature. At the end of the story, he witnesses the bandits' cruel murder of one of their disabled members, who...
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Prism (2021) 18 (1): 210–234.
Published: 01 March 2021
... with a survival disadvantage to the back of the line regardless of age, including the mentally ill, the disabled, and, eventually, people who are deemed inferior for their genes or whatever reason. Pandora's box would open, and the world ship would become no better than the arks in 2012 , with limited space only...
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Prism (2019) 16 (1): 19–32.
Published: 01 March 2019
... on the incident, “In the riot that occurred in Cherry Town, one person was killed, five were disabled, and three more were injured. For this act of horrific violence, the key representatives from the town party committee and the town government must reflect carefully” 櫻鎮發生的群眾鬥毆事件死亡一人,致殘五人,傷及三人,為十五年來全縣特大惡性暴力事件,鎮黨委...
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Prism (2022) 19 (S1): 135–150.
Published: 01 December 2022
... nor a human being. For the faithful of the technological fetish, digital prostheses were no longer tools of assistance for the disabled and diseased or aesthetic decorations for deformed bodies. They have come to define human life: “They were the repositories for our joys, sorrows, terrors...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 454–473.
Published: 01 September 2022
... tra'bisa kasi sala 35 In addition, able-bodied people walked around as though disabled or suffering from hernias, while rich people dressed like street vendors or servants. Some wore costumes that could partly be set on fire, horrifying those around them. The poem's longest treatise on people...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 438–453.
Published: 01 September 2022
... at that time was the region's preeminent colonial power. Moreover, the animal is deeply scarred by this earlier encounter; because the Englishman who shot the rhino's parents was disabled, throughout its life the rhino would always attack anyone walking with a limp. The rhino's status as a symbol...
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Prism (2022) 19 (S1): 55–74.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., supernatural realm. The tofu seller takes action to realize his dream and, by transcending the boundary between life and death, turns the “obscene to the divine” (265). Although all three men are traumatized at the news of the girl's death, the disabled bugler tries to reconnect with the dead girl...
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Prism (2019) 16 (1): 115–135.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., the girl's naked body on the stone, enshrined and surrounded by abundant chrysanthemums, “turning the obscene to the divine.” Although all three men are traumatized at the news of the girl's death, the disabled bugler tries to reconnect with the dead girl by acting on a local myth that the “female victim...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 368–389.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of neoliberalism's politics of life, which entrenches ideas of speculative preemption and catastrophe risk so as to disable a counterpolitics. What we can further emphasize is the real geography that underlies the post-9/11 biosecurity imagination. Despite rather postmodern descriptions of Al-Qaeda as a fluid...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 320–345.
Published: 01 October 2019
... flaunting such taboos. Crooked Hand Baladan, who tumbles into a deep ravine when his rifle backfires while shooting a fox, reflects on his life. He and his hunter friends have all incurred disabilities in the process of greedily killing wolves for their pelts and medicinal innards. When his sixth wife...