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Title Significant others : gender and culture in film and literature, East and West : selected conference papers / edited by William Burgwinkle, Glenn Man, Valerie Wayne
Published Honolulu : College of Languages, Linguistics, and Literature, University of Hawaii : East-West Center : Distributed by University of Hawaii Press, [1993]


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 MELB  791.43652042 Bur/Sog  AVAILABLE
Description xxi, 114 pages ; 23 cm
Series Literary studies--East and West ; v. 6
Literary studies--East and West ; v. 6
Contents Introduction: Subject, Signifier and Other / Wimal Dissanayake -- I. Women/Warriors -- Introduction / Valerie Wayne. Women Warriors and Nationalism: Two Cases in Point / Virginia Bennett. Where Two Ways Meet: Women/Warriors in Edo-Period Japan / Joel Cohn. Woman-Warriors: Dual Images in Modern Thai Literature / Suvanna Kriengkraipetch -- II. Power and the Other -- Introduction / William Burgwinkle. Desire, Substitution, and Violence in the Contracting Space of Gender / Larry W. Riggs. How Do You Tell a Girl from a Boy?: Uncertain Sexual Boundaries in the Price of Frenzy / Tonglin Lu. Cinema and the Feminine Threat: The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum and a Taxing Woman / Eric Williams and Lawrence F. Glatz -- III. Gendering the Other -- Introduction / Glenn Man. Feminizing Technology: The Objet a in Black Cannon Incident / Kwai-cheung Lo. Rape, Murder, Impersonation, Metaphor: Appropriation Or Annihilation of the Other? / Lucy Lower
To Other Or Be Othered: De Beauvoir/Tanizaki Where Is the Key? / Jean Toywama
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Comparative literature -- Oriental and Western -- Congresses.
Comparative literature -- Oriental and Western.
Comparative literature -- Western and Oriental -- Congresses.
Motion pictures -- Asia -- Congresses.
Motion pictures -- Asia.
Motion pictures -- Europe -- Congresses.
Sex role in literature -- Congresses.
Motion pictures -- Europe.
Sex role in motion pictures -- Congresses.
Sex role in literature.
Sex role in motion pictures.
Women in literature -- Congresses.
Women in literature.
Women in motion pictures -- Congresses.
Women in motion pictures.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Burgwinkle, William E., 1951-
Man, Glenn, 1943-
Wayne, Valerie.
LC no. 93007608
ISBN 0824815645