Taiwan Cinema: A Contested Nation on Screen

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Springer, Feb 25, 2011 - History - 229 pages
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A groundbreaking study of Taiwan cinema, Hong provides helpful insight into how it is taught and studied by taking into account not only the auteurs of New Taiwan Cinema, but also the history of popular genre films before the 1980s. The book is essential for students and scholars of Taiwan, film and visual studies, and East Asian cultural history.
 

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Contents

Taiwan Cinema and the Historiography of Absence
1
Part I Genres
11
Part II Style
104
List of Chinese Characters
187
List of Film Titles in Chinese
191
Notes
194
Works Cited
215
Index
223
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About the author (2011)

Guo-Juin Hong is an associate professor of Chinese Literature and Culture in the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at Duke University.