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Poetry in Meiji Japan 1870-1900
A review of The Poetry of Dialogue: Kanshi, Haiku and Media in Meiji Japan, 1870-1900, by Robert Tuck. Robert Tuck’s dissertation provides us with a.....
Transcultural Fandom: Japanese Fans of HK Stars
A review of Some of Us are Looking at the Stars: Japanese Women, Hong Kong Films, and Transcultural Fandom, by Lori Hitchcock Morimoto. Lori Hitchcock...
Teenage Gender Identity & Media Images of Sex, Romance, Drinking
A review of Do Media Portrayals of Drinking and Sexual/Romantic Relationships Shape Teenagers Constructions of Gendered Identities, by Jane E.K. Hartl...
German Media, Bosnia & Kosovo Wars
A review of German Print Media Coverage in the Bosnia and Kosovo Wars of the 1990s, by Margit Viola Wunsch. Margit Viola Wunsch’s dissertation is......
Russian Social Media Networks
A review of The Map and The Territory: Russian Social Media Networks and Society by Karina Alexanyan. Karina Alexanyan’s 2013 dissertation, The ...
Technology, Labor & Bodies in Victorian Culture
A review of The Body Machinic: Technology, Labor, and Mechanized Bodies in Victorian Culture, by Jessica Kuskey. Using a historical materialist approa...
Culture & Media in Post-Socialist China
A review of Information Fantasies: Culture and Media in the Post-Mao “New Era,” by Xiao Liu. The transition from socialism to post-socialism is undoub...
Advertising in South Korea of the 00s
A review of Tending to the “Flower of Capitalism”: Consuming, Producing and Censoring Advertising in South Korea of the ‘00s, by Olga Fedorenko. Olga ...
Leftist Politics in Interwar China 1919-37
A review of The Politics of Everyday Life: Non-Party Leftists in Republican China, 1919-1937, by Zhu Qian. In The Politics of Everyday Life, Zhu Qian....
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Literary Archives at the University of Guyana
A review of the literary archives of the Rare Books Collection and Caribbean Research Library at the University of Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana. In Augu...
French Revolutionary Prints as Spectacle
A review of Revolutionary Prints as Spectacle, by Claire Trévien. Claire Trévien’s dissertation deals with prints produced during the French Revolutio...
Sport & Masculinity in Victorian Popular Culture
A review of Marked Men: Sport and Masculinity in Victorian Popular Culture, 1866-1904, by Shannon Rose Smith. Shannon Smith’s dissertation breaks new ...