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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 193–202.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Rumya S. Putcha Abstract This article explores how consumer practices tether Orientalism to wellness. Relying on ethnographic research, the author uncovers how racialization and racialized expressions of gender are produced by and through performative and discursive practices of wellness...
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Prism (2019) 16 (1): 174–196.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and by reckoning with the specter of orientalism that refuses to go away despite his previously audacious repudiation of stereotypes and clichés and his professed engagement with cosmopolitanism and globalization. Copyright © 2019 Lingnan University 2019 Isaac Julien evocative translocality mobile...
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Prism (2020) 17 (2): 430–456.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Xiaolu Ma Abstract Since Edward Said published his seminal study on Orientalism, the notion of the Orient has been heavily discussed and hotly debated in both the Eastern and Western worlds. While early studies of Orientalism mainly underline Western fantasies of an exotic East as the West's “other...
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Prism (2020) 17 (2): 217–224.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Zong-qi Cai Speaking from my own experience, I can vouch for the enormous benefits of exploring different theoretical orientations and professional positionings at different phases of one's career. If we could leave the comfort zone of our usual theoretical and professional positions, I believe...
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Prism (2023) 20 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 March 2023
... the dichotomy between the former's target-oriented poetics and the latter's source-oriented translations and also offer a stronger migration into English for the poetry of these migrants. lucas.klein@asu.edu Copyright © 2023 Lingnan University 2023 On Facebook, he added: “I believe among all...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 368–389.
Published: 01 October 2019
... and biosecurity as frontiers of bioterrorism and the diseased other. A contemporary example of this bio-orientalism can be seen around the 2003 SARS epidemic, in which global discourses projected the source of contagion onto Asia and Asians. Pandemic as method can thus serve as a theoretical pathway for examining...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 203–214.
Published: 01 March 2022
... of colonial intimacies, ornamentalism, and techno-orientalism, this article relies on the figure of the visor-wearing ajumma , a Korean word referencing a middle-aged woman. As a transnational and transhistorical framework emerging from the messy interstitial spaces between theory and reality, the concept...
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Prism (2023) 20 (1): 54–76.
Published: 01 March 2023
... in their titles. Zhou Shoujuan's (1895–1968) Xiangyan conghua (Miscellaneous Talks on the Fragrant and Bedazzling, 1914) was well situated in this literary trend. What really sets Zhou's collection off from other similarly titled publications, however, is its global orientation. It makes a perfect case...
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Prism (2021) 18 (1): 300–303.
Published: 01 March 2021
... adaptation of Western knowledge at the turn of the century on its head. Rather than focusing on the East's reception of Western democracy, modernity, and science, Du's study highlights the West's adaptation of Oriental mysticism after World War I. Du's reading of Gu Hongming adds nuance to the often...
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Prism (2020) 17 (2): 457–474.
Published: 01 October 2020
... : Knopf , 2010 . Shih, Shu-mei . Visuality and Identity: Sinophone Articulations across the Pacific . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2007 . Vukovich, Daniel F. China and Orientalism: Western Knowledge Production and the P.R.C. New York : Routledge , 2012 . Wang...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 167–180.
Published: 01 March 2022
... misogyny tropes of illness colorblind gaze techno-Orientalism In an attempt to curb the outbreak of the disease now known as COVID-19, the Chinese government ordered a lockdown of Wuhan on January 23, 2020, two days before the Chinese New Year, and the World Health Organization declared...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 157–171.
Published: 01 March 2020
... of feudal traditions and superstitions. But the tension between political religiosity and enlightenment reason can hardly be overcome through a normative program of cultural modernization. Although the ethos of the post-Mao literary and intellectual culture was ostensibly secular in orientation, its...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 203–206.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Segalen, and the Views from Near and Afar,” focuses the discourse on images of Beijing and particularly the Forbidden City (the “Great Within”) that demonstrate the differences created by ambiguous cultural identity or alterity, Orientalism, and cosmopolitanism but also limitations of local knowledge...
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Prism (2022) 19 (S1): 87–105.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of families and community. Medicine is also politicized and divided along the lines between the “red” and the merely “expert” orientations. Red denotes the commitment to public well-being and health of citizens, whereas expert refers to the monopoly and elitism of the medical establishment...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 104–126.
Published: 01 March 2020
... popular media, which is eager to cater to female audiences for their tremendous consuming power. Although the global BL culture has been generally considered a female-oriented fan culture by its practitioners, scholars, and the public, BL's increasing interweaving with homosexuality and sexual...
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Prism (2021) 18 (1): 188–209.
Published: 01 March 2021
... the science-oriented and new materialist ecocritical framework, which includes concepts such as psychological blockage (e.g., climate fatigue and denial), Lawrence Buell's “toxic discourse,” Timothy Morton's “hyperobjects,” Rob Nixon's “slow violence,” and Timothy Clark's “representational crisis.” 4...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 491–508.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of the nonhuman and even interchanging them, and integrating a posthumanist orientation to its speculative worlding. Such doubling serves as the imago of the repressed ego, a maneuver of survival against identitarian destruction, or the uncloaking of the ethnie's invisibility. As Sigmund Freud has pointed out...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 224–235.
Published: 01 March 2022
... the actual region of Asia. This unsettling of identity can lead students to critically examine problems of race/ethnicity and colonialism in their own local/national contexts. This is a challenging act of pedagogy that not only requires that students learn about unfamiliar histories of Orientalism...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 211–220.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of discursive relations. In particular Kong notes that US discourses of infection and contagion often tend to target Asian bodies and regions, reflecting a logic that Kong calls bio-orientalism. In this way Kong uses the discursive nexus of pandemic to examine some of the ways in which logics of biosecurity...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 248–250.
Published: 01 March 2022
... illustrates that even the most established memory can be challenged and testified toward the opposite orientation from within. Utopian Ruins is more a study of the media of memory than of memory itself. Li switches the focus from memory as a result to the process of memory formation. She examines five...