Embodied Modernities: Corporeality, Representation, and Chinese Cultures
From feminist philosophy to genetic science, scholarship in recent years has succeeded in challenging many entrenched assumptions about the material and biological status of human bodies. Likewise in the study of Chinese cultures, accelerating globalization and the resultant hybridity have called into question previous assumptions about the boundaries of Chinese national and ethnic identity. The problem of identifying a single or definitive referent for the "Chinese body" is thornier than ever.
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... wields great influence as a feminist fetish in the sense I have used that term here . In the seventies both Andrea Dworkin and Mary Daly wrote influential texts on footbinding that were emblematic of the " cultural feminist " turn ...
... turns seventeen , " she also learns horseback riding and hunting as would any Manchu , Kazakh , or Mongol girl in the steppes . Because she retains traces of her nomadic heritage , she can never be fully feminine in the Han sense .
They speak to the question of how we are to conceive the bodies on the screen in recent Hong Kong art cinema , and whether we can respond , in an embodied sense , to figures that are vanishing , distant , and far from touch .