Distorting Mirror: Visual Modernity in China

Distorting Mirror: Visual Modernity in China

by Laikwan Pang
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824830938

ISBN-13: 9780824830939

Pub. Date: 10/31/2007

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, The

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824830939
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
10/31/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction     1
The Pictorial
The Pictorial Turn and the Realist Desire     33
Photography, Performance, and the Making of Female Images     69
Advertising and the Visual Display of Women     102
The Theatrical
Peking Opera, from Listening to Watching     133
Walking into and out of China's Early Film Scene     164
Magic and Modernity     184
Epilogue     209
Notes     217
Glossary     241
Bibliography     247
Index     273

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