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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 97–100.
Published: 01 November 2012
... . Janell Watson Introduction China and the Humanities Today This special-focus section of minnesota review issue 79 is devoted to the peculiar place that China has come to occupy in the global humanities, especially in relation to the United States and Western Europe. American universities...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 113–136.
Published: 01 November 2012
... and sensationalism, a carnivalesque dinner party of festivity enjoyed by academics, media practitioners, and other cultural workers — the “discourse owners” of China’s global “cultural soft power” or “discourse power,” to use the new buzzwords. Missing, however, are well-grounded and seriously thought-out responses...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 97–110.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Wang Jinghui As the first Chinese citizen to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, Mo Yan shows how a writer in a socialist country successfully internalizes censorship. Censorship in China is part of Mo Yan’s professional and psychic environment and generates two major results in his works, one...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 101–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
... and culturally in the Chinese context. And large-scale translation in the 1920s and 1930s played an important role in constructing the modern Chinese literary canon. This literary and cultural translation has also led to serious debate among China’s intellectuals. The great achievements in modern Chinese...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 159–163.
Published: 01 November 2012
...-century writers imagine the lyric poem as 162 the minnesota review a global, demo­cratic commons. An article on Claude McKay is forth- coming in Modern Philology. Liu Kang is Chair Professor, and Dean of the Institute of Arts and Humanities at Shanghai Jiaotong University, China...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 37–52.
Published: 01 November 2009
... has focused especially on contemporary work and labor, in a series of trade books including No-Collar: The Humane Workplace and Its Hidden Costs (Basic, 2003); Low Pay, High Profile: The Global Push for Fair Labor (New Press, 2004); and Fast Boat to China: Corporate Flight and the Consequences...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 167–168.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of China, flood the country with opium. Swing the hammer again. Knock out another two hundred years. Stand back from flying shards of masonry. Look to your East. Watch white migrants, locusts in pith helmets, swarm over Asia. See the famished corpses, the vandalized temples, in their wake. minnesota review...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
... the United States who is also interested in Chinese literature and art, what’s your impression of contemporary Chinese art? Mitchell  The first time I visited China in 1988, I felt like Chinese art was poised for a great leap forward, an intuition that subsequent devel- opments have shown...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 242–247.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., No-Collar, and Fast Boat to China. These books were researched in a mode that crossed ethnography with investigative journalism, and each was written to be published by a trade press. It might be appropriate here to reflect on the motives and circumstances that led...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 269–276.
Published: 01 May 2009
....” New York Times 10 Feb. 1986 : C17 . Poore Charles . “Leslie Fiedler's Portrait of a Modern Picaro.” Rev. of Back to China, by Leslie Fiedler . New York Times 27 Apr. 1965 . “Radio.” New York Times 26 May 1960 : 67 . Rexroth Kenneth . “Ids and Animuses...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 140–144.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of an Emerging Writer Award, chosen by Debra Monroe. He serves as the Online Editor for Southeast Review. He grew up in Tacoma, and he currently lives in Tallahassee with his wife Erin, an expert on the St. Louis area’s culinary history. Liang Yujing grew up in China and is currently a PhD candidate...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 22.
Published: 01 May 2007
...— Nothing personal. I work the spider’s lair, the black seam, finger bone china and soiled sheets. I know what’s hidden in the cleft of cushions— the torn camisole, the crumbs of love. Last weekend you read Chekhov and Vanity Fair...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 10.
Published: 01 May 2007
... what was left of the wedding money for bone china: plates, serving bowls packed in butcher paper, placed in thick cardboard tied with twine. They were water jugs, one box for each hand, without the bamboo pole to balance them. At Tokyo...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 3–4.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Jasmine V. Bailey © 2016 Jasmine V. Bailey 2016 Jasmine V. Bailey Full Moon In tonight’s grip your confusion looks like clarity, your window like a mouth, your desk a sumptuous table and the china cabinet like you might crack it open for the first time...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 4–5.
Published: 01 May 2015
... prettiness that counts in china dolls, and plastic pink perfume, and alexandrite earrings at the bottom of a well, and mood rings red enough to poison a room. Aunt Linda got me a pink crystal prism for my window, I was like, is it real diamonds? I wasn’t selfish, even if it sounds that way. I post...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 161.
Published: 01 May 2014
...: Polity. Badiou, Alain. 2013. Philosophy and the Event. Translated by Fabien Tarby. Cam- bridge: Polity. Bell, Stephen, and Hui Feng. 2013. The Rise of the People’s Bank of China: The Politics of Institutional Change. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Bernstein, Richard J. 2013...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 83–94.
Published: 01 May 2012
... their own positions and situations with respect to the rest of the world than it is for others. We have a special problem in the United States: it is not only that we are a huge country like Russia and China, but we never think of the outside. There is a certain blindness of the center that makes...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 189–190.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Rebel Generation. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Wang, Hui. 2014. China from Empire to Nation-State. Translated by Michael Gibbs Hill. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. White, Patricia. 2015. Women’s Cinema, World Cinema: Projecting Contemporary Feminisms. Durham, NC: Duke...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 289–296.
Published: 01 May 2009
... to the Malay Archipelago. This peripheral region is of central significance to the British imperial imagination because it lies at the crossroads of colonial commerce between India and China. Throughout, Krishnan traces how British imaginings of the Malay Archipelago solidify...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 177–180.
Published: 01 November 2006
...: Imprisoned Radical Intellectuals and the U.S. Prison Regime. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2006. Ross, Andrew. Fast Boat to China: Corporate Flight and the Consequences of Free Trade – Lessons from Shanghai. New York: Pantheon, 2006. Ruoff, Jeffrey, ed. Virtual Voyages: Cinema and Travel. Durham: Duke...