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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 57–81.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Korean adoptees: Report on the findings . New York: Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute. Fraser, Nancy. 1992 . Rethinking the public sphere: A contribution to the critique of actually existing democracy. In Habermas and the public sphere , edited by Craig Calhoun. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press...
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Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 57–81.
Published: 01 June 2015
... rebrand a global icon of conflict—the Korean demilitarized zone (DMZ)—into a place of peace. The arts play an important role as mediating figures between violent histories and commodity pleasures in ways that often collude with a growing capitalist branding of historical conflict for an international...
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 27–48.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Catherine Fung This article cross-reads the 2005 trial of Chai Soua Vang, a Hmong American man who was convicted of murdering six Caucasian hunters in Wisconsin, with the 2008 film Gran Torino , a story of a Korean War veteran who mentors a Hmong American teenager. An examination of the trial...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... loses her mother even before she can exchange her mother for her father, and where the daughter is exchanged precisely not to extend kinship ties between the biological and adoptive families. Through a reading of Jane Jeong Trenka's 2003 The Language of Blood , a memoir of growing up as a Korean adoptee...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... Although transnational adoption orig- inated more than fifty years ago in the aftermath of World War II and the Korean War, the current wave of adoption is unprecedented in magnitude and visibility. Immigrant orphan visas issued by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Services nearly tripled between...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): np.
Published: 01 March 2006
... South Korean Social Movement (University of California Press), Blue Dreams: Korean Americans and the Los Angeles Riots (with John Lie, Harvard Uni- versity Press), The Melodrama of Mobility: Women, Talk, and Class in Con- temporary South Korea (University of Hawai‘i Press), and Gender, Genre...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Bearings, and the Mythology of Roots Barbara Yngvesson 7 Embodying Chinese Culture: Transnational Adoption in North America Toby Alice Volkman 29 Wedding Citizenship and Culture: Korean Adoptees and the Global Family of Korea Eleana Kim 57 Photographs of “Waiting Children”: The...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Bearings, and the Mythology of Roots Barbara Yngvesson 7 Embodying Chinese Culture: Transnational Adoption in North America Toby Alice Volkman 29 Wedding Citizenship and Culture: Korean Adoptees and the Global Family of Korea Eleana Kim 57 Photographs of “Waiting Children”: The...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 1–37.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., recounts the filmmaker’s 1966 adoption from a Korean orphanage by Alveen and Donald Borshay, a white American couple in Fremont, California, as well as Borshay Liem’s eventual discovery some twenty years later of her birth mother in Kusan, Korea.1 With the hopes of alleviating the clinical depression...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Chubanshe). English versions of some of her articles are published in the collection Cinema and Desire: Feminist Marxism and Cultural Politics in Dai Jinhua’s Works (Verso). Her books and articles have also been trans- lated into French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, and Korean. Gloria Davies...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... Families with Children from China 7 : 18 -19. Eggert, David. 2002 . By sheer chance, Chinese twin toddlers are reunited. Seattle Post-Intelligencer , 4 April. Eisenberg, Freda. 2002. jwffc@yahoogroups.com . Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute. 1999 . Survey of adult Korean adoptees: Report...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., after structural restoration, that the building was again opened to the public.8 This time, however, the Film Center was not promoted as a means of showcasing Manila as a cultural hub, but leased, with little fanfare, to the Amazing Philippine Theater, a Korean-­owned company that aims to...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 107–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Politics of Redress” ; and Espiritu, “‘We-Win-Even-When-We-Lose’ Syndrome.” 2 See Cho, Haunting the Korean Diaspora ; and Pate, From Orphan to Adoptee. 3 See Lowe, Immigrant Acts ; and Cho, Haunting the Korean Diaspora . 4 See Ong, Flexible Citizenship ; and Singh...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2006
... disguised imperialism,” arguing that the 1920s conception of the Koryo nation in the site of the ancient Koguryo state (straddling the space between Manchuria and Korea) brought together Japanese and disaffected Korean elites in their...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 101–115.
Published: 01 September 2002
... between Korean and African American communities in Los Angeles in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict, and between the same com- munities in New York at various times over the past two decades, are among the most prominent examples...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 51–74.
Published: 01 September 2016
... history Forever 21 has become a familiar and easy target of derision. Forever 21 was founded in 1984 by a Korean immigrant family in California, and its rapid growth and rapid turnover of cheap, trendy clothes has helped establish its reputation as a retail behemoth bucking the rising tide of fashion...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 37–53.
Published: 01 March 2006
... anthro- pologist, found Korean Americans moving to and through the American university in the web of familial and ethnic kinship. This ethnic skein, however, posed an enormous challenge for many of her interlocutors: the...
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 39–67.
Published: 01 June 2017
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 35–56.
Published: 01 December 2005
... manhwa (Korean comic) books for girls, filled with love stories starring medusa-curled girls with huge galaxies for eyes, filled with stars and rainbows and tears, of happiness and depression. My little sister’s smart winter jacket (red). My little...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 99–130.
Published: 01 September 2006
... State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer. Eliot Spitzer, “The People’s Lawyer” In 2002, Eliot Spitzer, attorney general of New York State, in a coalition with a few disgruntled workers, Casa México, representatives of Korean American associations, and the New York...