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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Feng, Peter X., 1966-
Identities in motion.
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, ©2002
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Peter X Feng
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (xi, 291 pages) : illustrations|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||Myths of origin: ethnography, romance, home movies. The camera as microscope: cinema and ethnographic discourse ; Pioneering romance: immigration, Americanization, and Asian women ; Articulating silence: Sansei and memories of the camps --
Travelogues. Decentering the middle kingdom: ABCs and the PRC ; Lost in the media jungle ; Tiana Thi Thanh Nga's Hollywood mimicry --
Performing transformation. Becoming Asian American: Chan is missing ; We're queer! We're where? Locating transgressive films ; Paying lip service: narrators in Surname Viet given name Nam and The joy luck club.
|Series Title:||e-Duke books scholarly collection.|
|Responsibility:||Peter X Feng.|
"If you read nothing else about film, read this introduction. Feng's questions about identity -- who defines it, how it's defined, whether it can even be defined -- will make you watch films in a