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Table of Contents

  • Editor's Introduction by Tani Barlow
  • Sexing the Fetus: Feminist Politics and Method across Cultures by Mary E. John
  • "Gender" Trouble: Feminism in China under the Impact of Western Theory and the Spatialization of Identity by Nicola Spakowski
  • Ways of Seeing the Nation: Chinese Painting in the National Essence Journal (1905-1911) and Exhibition Culture by Lisa Claypool
  • Claiming Personality: Reassessing the Dangers of the "New Woman" in Early Taishō Japan by Richard Reitan
  • Return to the Colonial Present: Ch'oe In-hun's Cold War Pan-Asianism by Theodore Hughes
  • Black Market, Chinatown, and Kabukichō: Postwar Japanese Constructs of "Overseas Chinese by Timothy Yun Hui Tsu
  • Dressed to Kill: Women's Fashion and Body Politics in North Korean Visual Media (1960s-1970s) by Suk-Young Kim
  • Seoul and Singapore as "New Asian Cities": Literature, Urban Transformation, and the Concentricity of Power by Jini Kim Watson


Jia Zhangke's World and China's Great Transformation: A Revised Version of a Speech Given at "The Still Life Symposium" at Fenyang High School by Wang Hui (Translated by Nathaniel Proctor)