List for Rey Chow's Workshop
East and West
March 30 - April 1, 2001
Rey Chow, Primitive Passions: Visuality, Sexuality, Ethnography,
and Contemporary Chinese Cinema (Columbia UP, 1995), part II, chapter
4: "The Force of Surfaces."
Naoki Sakai, Translation and Subjectivity: On 'Japan' and Cultural
Nationalism (U of Minnesota P, 1997), chapter 2: "The Problem of
'Japanese' Thought . . ."
Yong Ren, "Cosmogony, Fictionality, Poetic Creativity: Western and Traditional
Chinese Cultural Perspectives," Comparative Literature 50.2 (spring
Michelle Yeh, "Chinese Postmodernism and the Cultural Politics of Modern
Chinese Poetry," in Cross-Cultural Readings of Chineseness: Narratives,
Images, and Interpretations of the 1990s, ed. Wen-hsin Yeh (Institute
of East Asian Studies, UC Berkeley, 2000): pp. 100-127.