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Prism (2019) 16 (1): 33–61.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and to physical and romantic intimacy through at times carefully considered juxtapositions of texts and images. In addition, it was the first Chinese magazine to be banned on the basis of obscenity legislation introduced during the early Republic. The committee that banned Meiyu was led by Zhou Shuren 周樹人, who...
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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 (2023) 20 (1): 225–247.
Published: 01 March 2023
... connotation is clear, as is the case with the English idiom. Whereas Huerta and I stay true to the connotations of the Chinese original, rendering 睡 using the sexually charged yet indirect verb take , Sze-Lorrain's translation is bold in its choice of an obscenity, namely, “Crossing Half of China to Fuck You...