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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 125–156.
Published: 01 March 2022
... him to undertake the third route, as he attempted to transcend binary oppositions, which ultimately led to his downfall in the New China. The case of Zhang Dongsun, who exemplifies a group of liberal Chinese intellectuals, not only indicates the predicament of the discourse of Thirdspace in modern...
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Prism (2023) 20 (S1): 157–178.
Published: 01 December 2023
... the role of suprasensory yi in compositional execution, they follow two different routes. One route tends to abstract, theoretical inquiry with little reference to specific issues of composition. As with Yu Ji and Wang Fuzhi (see §§132–34), those taking this route seek to depict and extol yi...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 411–427.
Published: 01 September 2022
... with the Soviet writer Alexander Fadeyev's novel The Rout : Hunger vividly describes a brutal incident where fourteen revolutionary fighters persisted under a blockade of food supplies by the British colonial authorities. It reveals the nobility of revolutionary fighters amid cruel conditions, and even...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 183–198.
Published: 01 March 2020
... took advantage of the peripheries of both Western and Chinese cultures to discover the location of the “third zone” from which to return to the original self and the pure heart influenced by Zen Buddhism. In his third life journey, he completely identified with a cosmopolitan status, which enabled him...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 244–247.
Published: 01 March 2022
... other ways to move forward. That said, several of the contributions exceed the editorial framework and venture into a myriad of centrifugal routes, in turn channeled into four sections. The first, “Beyond Boundaries: Theorizing Aesthetics in East Asia since 1945,” encompassing essays by Naoki Sakai...
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Prism (2023) 20 (S1): 1–12.
Published: 01 December 2023
... concepts they convey in a particular text. By sorting out the interconnections among these concepts, I have mapped out the complex routes taken by traditional critics to probe different aspects and phases of literary creation. Persistent practice of this inductive close reading has yielded three...
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Prism (2021) 18 (1): 304–309.
Published: 01 March 2021
... coexisting in stadial fashion with later ones, particularly the dreamscape and theatricality. Comparisons with Europe enter the discussion. Lam sees a convergence between China and Europe in the advent of the proscenium stage but argues that it arrived by different routes. She shen chu di (approximated...
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Prism (2021) 18 (2): 315–320.
Published: 01 October 2021
... environmental and cultural shifts with imagery delivered in very personal terms. Mutual awareness of these cross-border poetries is slowly emerging, revealing that themes of poems from within these border areas often share common concerns, while retaining their local characteristics. The third module...
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Prism (2022) 19 (1): 6–27.
Published: 01 March 2022
... of “bare life,” see Trevor Parfitt's “Are the Third World Poor Homines Sacri ?” 46 Davis, “Planet of Slums,” 19 . 47 Krstic, Slums on Screen , 141 . 48 Ibid., 143. 16 Ibid. 15 Ibid. 14 Stam, Porton, and Goldsmith, Keywords , 226 . 13 Chinese film...
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Prism (2023) 20 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2023
... range of discussion and investigation of how Chinese poetry interacts with the world via the crisscrossing routes of translation, dissemination, diaspora, mediation, transmission, reception, reincarnation, return, and so on. Contributors to the issue discuss the life or afterlife of Chinese poetry...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 355–373.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and version of modernity. 12 Earlier competing visions of Singapore's modernization route are now increasingly foreign to young Singaporean Chinese immersed in an English-dominant schooling system. Many of them were born in the 1990s after the closure of Chinese-medium schools and thus have not heard...
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Prism (2020) 17 (1): 127–142.
Published: 01 March 2020
... a conceptual system that constrains thought. In the past, this system included not only political and cultural concepts but also literary and artistic ones. Every concept became a trap and a shackle. Political concepts, such as class struggle, basic route, comprehensive dictatorship, and continuing revolution...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 319–336.
Published: 01 September 2022
... Lombard-Salmon, “Taoke or Coolies?” 184n 33. 4 Jany, “Imperial Crossings,” 8 . For the migration route from Shantou/Swatow and Fuzhou via Singapore to Deli, see Macauley, Distant Shores , 189 . 3 See Sivasundaram, Waves across the South. 2 Doyle, “Thinking Back through Empires...
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Prism (2020) 17 (2): 353–398.
Published: 01 October 2020
... with the practice of detailed oral or written descriptions of visual art. Neither the description in the Iliad of the shield wrought by Hephaestus nor, more obviously, Xunzi's description of the ritual objects used to furnish the graves in the third century BCE was composed as an exercise in ekphrasis...
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Prism (2023) 20 (S1): 42–59.
Published: 01 December 2023
... to the route charted by Lu and Liu, with eyes set on the ideal fusion of yi and yan . In thinking about literary creation, many Chinese critics take the writer's physical and psychological preparedness as the starting point. This body-mind approach to literary creation stands in sharp contrast...
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Prism (2019) 16 (2): 432–455.
Published: 01 October 2019
... on the book, and hope to “ yuhui ” 迂迴 it for a third time. But there were no way for me to “ yuhui ” my three-hundred-thousand-word novel Mao Zedong Back to the Human World , and it could only be published in Hong Kong and Taiwan, from which it found its way back to the PRC in the form of pirated copies...
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Prism (2020) 17 (2): 244–263.
Published: 01 October 2020
... (1967–) literary experiments reflect the preoccupations of this period. In his works the legitimacy of colonial rule is challenged by breaking the chain of signification. The discrepancies between English and Chinese street names uncover the suppressed heterogeneous voices of history. The third...
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Prism (2023) 20 (1): 225–247.
Published: 01 March 2023
... Huang's approach can be considered at once formalist and culturalist in that he investigates the question of translation and translatability while evaluating the transpacific exchange of texts, cultures, and ideologies. Indeed, en route to becoming world literature, Yu's poetry arrives at the American...
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Prism (2023) 20 (1): 177–200.
Published: 01 March 2023
... strongly from the befoulers is their philosophy, which is the third way I encounter the poem, through its citation. The term “correlationalism” (or “correlationism”) was coined by French philosopher Quentin Meillassoux as an identification of the endemic post-Kantian belief that humanity cannot think...
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Prism (2022) 19 (2): 283–300.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and things, the things and our existence are co-awaiting, all this producing historically that ‘third and other gender’ which is nothing else than the médiance of our milieu: both the imprint and the matrix of our genesis.” 22 For all Berque's indebtedness to Watsuji, he distinguishes himself...