Embodied Modernities: Corporeality, Representation, and Chinese Cultures

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Fran Martin, Larissa Heinrich
University of Hawaiʻi Press, Jan 1, 2006 - History - 290 pages
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By facilitating fresh dialogue between fields as diverse as the history of science, literary studies, diaspora studies, cultural anthropology, and contemporary Chinese film and cultural studies, Embodied Modernities addresses contemporary Chinese embodiments as they are represented textually and as part of everyday life practices.

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Fran Martin, University of Melbourne, is the author of "Situating Sexualities: Queer Representation in Taiwanese Fiction, Film, and Public Culture." Peter A. Jackson, Australian National University, is the author of "Lady Boys, Tom Boys, Rent Boys: Male and Female Homosexualities in Contemporary Thailand." Mark McLelland, University of Wollongong, Australia, is the author of "Male Homosexuality in Modern Japan." Audrey Yue, University of Melbourne, is coeditor of "Mobile Cultures: New Media in Queer Asia.

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