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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 57–81.
Published: 01 March 2003
... colonial modernity in East Asia , edited by Tani Barlow. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Clifford, James. 1997 . Routes: Travel and translation in the late twentieth century . Cambridge, Mass.:Harvard University Press. Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute. 1999 . Survey of Adult Korean...
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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
... 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 1991 and 2001: from 7,093 to 19,237. In the...
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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
... 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 Transnational Adoption Market Lisa Cartwright 83 Patterns of Shared...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... 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 Transnational Adoption Market Lisa Cartwright 83 Patterns of Shared...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 1–37.
Published: 01 September 2003
... 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 from which she has suffered since col...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... 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 is a literary scholar and...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
... 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 on the...
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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
... much easier, and more fun, impropriety truly is. 1 See Shah, Contagious Divides ; Lowe, Immigrant Acts ; Bascara, “Cultural 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...
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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
... 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 industry and consumer ethical norms around environmental...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 37–53.
Published: 01 March 2006
... university and global economy. Our own intellectual genealogies affect how we came to see kinship as crucial to an understanding of colleges. Abelmann, a sociocultural anthro- pologist, found Korean Americans moving to...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 35–56.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Joon Oluchi Lee Duke University Press 2005 The Joy of the Castrated Boy The girly things I wanted when I was a little boy (things that made me Joon Oluchi Lee girly): Pink- and heart-covered manhwa (Korean comic) books for girls, filled with love...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 99–130.
Published: 01 September 2006
... 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 State AFL-CIO, managed to negotiate an unprecedented agreement with the city’s greengrocers, one of...
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 39–67.
Published: 01 June 2017