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Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films

Attachment in the Age of Global Visibility (Film and Culture Series)
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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Rey Chow is Anne Firor Scott Professor of Literature at Duke University and the author of numerous influential books, including several published by Columbia University Press: Primitive Passions; The Protestant Ethnic and the Spirit of Capitalism; and Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films.A book about her writings, The Rey Chow Reader, was edited by Paul by: This second book, entitled Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films: Attachment in the Age of Global Visibility, examines twelve Chinese- language films, most of which appeared since the s (with the exception of Wayne Wang's Eat a Bowl of Tea).

Humanities professor Rey Chow presents Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films, a thoughtful discussion of what nine contemporary Chinese directors and their cinematic accomplishments have to say about the sentimental side of the human experience.

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She does this with extraordinary intelligence and finesse, and the result is an illuminating statement on how a cinema that seems nostalgic for a disappearing cultural past can in fact be read, for the first time perhaps, for its intimations of an as-yet unrealized futurity."--Rey Chow, author of Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films.

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SENTIMENTAL FABULATIONS, CONTEMPORARY CHINESE FILMS: ATTACHMENT IN THE AGE OF GLOBAL VISIBILITY Rey Chow. New York: Columbia University Press,pp. After the influential Primitive Passions: Visuality, Sexuality, Ethnography and Contemporary Chinese Cinema established Rey Chow as one of the most original scholars in cinema studies, her second book on Chinese films, Sentimental.

About the Author Rey Chow is Anne Firor Scott Professor of Literature at Duke University and the author of numerous influential books, including several published by Columbia University Press: Primitive Passions; The Protestant Ethnic and the Spirit of Capitalism; and Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films.A book about her writings, The Rey Chow Reader, was edited by.

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[Rey Chow] -- What is the sentimental. How can we understand it by way of the visual and narrative modes of signification specific to cinema and through the manners of social interaction and collective imagining. Rey Chow is Anne Firor Scott Professor of Literature at Duke University and the author of numerous influential books, including several published by Columbia University Press: Primitive Passions; The Protestant Ethnic and the Spirit of Capitalism; and Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films.

Rey Chow (born ) is a cultural critic, specializing in 20th-century Chinese fiction and film and postcolonial theory. Educated in Hong Kong and the United States, she has taught at several major American universities, including Brown is currently Anne Firor Scott Professor of Literature in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences at Duke University.

This is an impressively ambitious and innovative book. Rey Chow, Duke University, author of Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films When Chinese characters are made into a symptom or banner of Chineseness, their historical and material thickness is lost.

There is a great deal more to this book than the few comments I have made here might suggest. It is an engrossing, elegant and precise account of how one might see, as a cosmopolitan outside Empire but between its jaws.

Stephanie Hemelryk Donald University of Technology, Sydney Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films: Attachment in.Chow's research comprises theoretical, interdisciplinary, and textual analyses.

Since her years as a graduate student at Stanford University, she has specialized in the making of cultural forms such as literature and film (with particular attention to East Asia, Western Europe, and North America), and in the discursive encounters among modernity, sexuality, postcoloniality, and ethnicity.— Rey Chow, author of Sentimental Fabulations, Contemporary Chinese Films: Attachment in the Age of Global Visibility “In this visionary book Erin Y.

Huang lays out a new epistemology of the political, cultural, and affective present while gesturing toward desirable futures.