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Title Performing "nation" : gender politics in literature, theater, and the visual arts of China and Japan, 1880-1940 / edited by Doris Croissant, Catherine Vance Yeh, Joshua S. Mostow
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 445 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Sinica Leidensia, 0169-9563 ; v. 91
Sinica Leidensia ; v. 91
Contents Contents; Acknowledgements; List of Figures; Introduction; PART ONE ENGENDERING THE NATION-STATE; 1. Equality, Modernity, and Gender in Chinese Nationalism (John Fitzgerald); 2. Banknote Design as a Battlefield of Gender Politics and National Representation in Meiji Japan (Melanie Trede); 3. The Culturally Contested Student Body: NĂ¼ Xuesheng at the Turn of the Twentieth Century (Joan Judge); PART TWO WOMAN AS LITERARY METAPHOR; 4. Love Martyrs and Love Cheaters at the End of the Chinese Empire (Keith McMahon)
5. Gender and Formation of the Modern Literary Field in Japan: Women and the Position of the Novel, 1880s-1930s (Tomi Suzuki)6. Failed Modern Girls in Early-Twentieth-Century China (Tze-lan D. Sang); PART THREE PERFORMING ARTS AND GENDER ROLE-PLAYING; 7. Politics, Art, and Eroticism: The Female Impersonator as the National Cultural Symbol of Republican China (Catherine Vance Yeh); 8. Two Actresses in Three Acts: Gender, Theater, and Nationalism in Modern Japan (Ayako Kano); PART FOUR ART, SE
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Arts, Chinese -- 19th century.
Arts, Chinese -- 20th century.
Arts, Japanese -- 19th century.
Arts, Japanese -- 20th century.
Femininity in art.
Masculinity in art.
Form Electronic book
Author Croissant, Doris.
Mostow, Joshua S., 1957-
Yeh, Catherine Vance.
LC no. 2008027835
ISBN 9047443624 (electronic bk.)
9789047443629 (electronic bk.)