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Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 0231156758 9780231156752 023115674X 9780231156745
OCLC Number: 707962780
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Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction: Transnational Feminist Reconfiguration of Film Discourse and Women's Cinema, by Lingzhen Wang Part I: Female Authorship Negotiated in Different Times, Spaces, and Genres 1. Socialist Cinema and Female Authorship: Overdetermination and Subjective Revisions in Dong Kena's "Small Grass Grows on the Kunlun Mountain" (1962), by Lingzhen Wang 2. Masochist Men and Normal Women: Tang Shu Shuen and "The Arch" (1969), by Yau Ching 3. Migrating Hearts: The Cultural Geography of Sylvia Chang's Melodrama, by Zhen Zhang Part II: Gendered Voices: Images and Affect 4. The Voice of History and the Voice of Women: A Study of Huang Shuqin's Women's Films, by Xingyang Li 5. Post-Taiwan New Cinema Women Directors and Their Films: Auteurs, Images, Language, by Yu-Shan Huang and Chun-Chi Wang 6. Affect, Memory, and Trauma Past Tense in Hu Mei's "Army Nurse" (1985) and Xu Jinglei's "Letter from an Unknown Woman" (2004), by E. Ann Kaplan Part III: The Visual Subject and Feminist Cinema 7. The Encoding of Female Subjectivity: Four Films by China's Fifth-Generation Women Directors, by S. Louisa Wei 8. From Mao's "Continuous Revolution" to Ning Ying's "Perpetual Motion" (2005): Sexual Politics, Neoliberalism, and Postmodern China, by Gina Marchetti 9. Searching for Female Sexuality and Negotiating with Feminism: Li Yu's Film Trilogy, by Shuqin Cui Part IV: Female Writing, Performance, and Issues of Cinematic Agency 10. To Write or to Act, That Is the Question: 1920s to 1930s Shanghai Actress-Writers and the Death of the "New Woman", by Yiman Wang 11. Gender, Genre, and Performance in Eileen Chang's Films: Equivocal Contrasts Across the Print-Screen Divide, by Yingjin Zhang 12. Chu T'ien-wen and the Sotto Voce of Feminine Expression in the Films of Hou Hsiao-Hsien, by Christopher Lupke 13. To Become an Auteur: The Cinematic Maneuverings of Xu Jinglei, by Jingyuan Zhang Part V: Migration, Diaspora, and Transcultural Practice of Gender and Cinema 14. In Search of Esther Eng: Border-Crossing Pioneer in Chinese-Language Filmmaking, by Kar Law 15. Transpacific Waves in a Global Sea: Mabel Cheung Yuen-Ting's Cinematic Archive, by Staci Ford 16. Filming One's Way Home: Clara Law's Letters to Oz, by Shiao-Ying Shen Filmography Glossary Bibliography Index


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