About the Author
Kwai-Cheung Lo is Professor of English and Humanities at Hong Kong Baptist University. He is the author of Chinese Face/Off: The Transnational Popular Culture of Hong Kong.
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments Introduction - Asian Modernity and Its Unassimilable Male Excess 1. Ethnic Ghosts in the Asian Shell: Racial Crossover and Transnational Cinema 2. The Racial Other and Violent Manhood in Murakami Haruki’s Writings about China 3. Becoming-Woman in the Male Writings of Hong Kong Chinese Society 4. Fighting Female Masculinity: Modernity and Antagonism in Woman Warrior Films 5. Ethnic Excess in Films about Minorities 6. Clean Modernization, the Web-Marriage Game and Chinese Men in Virtual Reality Notes Works Cited Index