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New women of the silent screen : China, Japan, Hollywood

Author: Catherine Russell
Publisher: Durham N.C. : Duke University Press, 2005.
Series: Camera obscura : a journal of feminism and film theory, 60.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examining constructions of gender, nationalism, and modernity in films produced in China and Japan in the 1920s and early 1930s, this is a collection of feminist research on Asian cinema of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [études diverses]
études diverses
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Russell
ISBN: 082236624X 9780822366249
OCLC Number: 718689057
Description: 237 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: New women of the silent screen: China, Japan, Hollywood / Catherine Russell --
Imaging modern girls in the Japanese woman's film / Mitsuyo Wada-Marciano --
Naruse Mikio's silent films: gender and the discourse of everyday life in interwar Japan / Catherine Russell --
In the twilight of modernity and the silent film: Irie Takako in The Water Magician / Chika Kinoshita --
The Americanization of Tsuru Aoki: orientalism, melodrama, star image, and the new woman / Sara Ross --
The art of screen passing: Anna May Wong's yellow yellowface performance in the art deco era / Yiman Wang --
From Pearl White to White Rose Woo: tracing the vernacular body of nüxia in Chinese silent cinema, 1927-1931 / Weihong Bao.
Series Title: Camera obscura : a journal of feminism and film theory, 60.
Responsibility: ed.: Catherine Russell.

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