Category Archives: writing

From Paul Klee’s Angelus Novus to circular history

Review of The Crisis of Global Modernity: Asian Traditions and a Sustainable Future. By Prasenjit Duara. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015

From Paul Klee’s Angelus Novus to circular history

Review of The Crisis of Global Modernity: Asian Traditions and a Sustainable Future. By Prasenjit Duara. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015

How Fan Yusu Wrote Dignity Back Into Migrants’ Lives

How Fan Yusu Wrote Dignity Back Into Migrants’ Lives Source: How Fan Yusu Wrote Dignity Back Into Migrants’ Lives

How Fan Yusu Wrote Dignity Back Into Migrants’ Lives

How Fan Yusu Wrote Dignity Back Into Migrants’ Lives Source: How Fan Yusu Wrote Dignity Back Into Migrants’ Lives

Ghost in The Shell and the Shadow of World Powers

It would be too easy a critique to dismiss Ghost In The Shell as another Hollywood whitewashing. The imbalanced structure of world power does not merely lie in how the West dominates the ways in which the rest of the world thinks and conducts their politics and economics, but more importantly, in how the non-Western world has inherited the aesthetics, ethics, and the shadow of such power.

Ghost in The Shell and the Shadow of World Powers

It would be too easy a critique to dismiss Ghost In The Shell as another Hollywood whitewashing. The imbalanced structure of world power does not merely lie in how the West dominates the ways in which the rest of the world thinks and conducts their politics and economics, but more importantly, in how the non-Western world has inherited the aesthetics, ethics, and the shadow of such power.

上海的凱司令咖啡館:電影《色,戒》中的暗殺破局之地

Excerpt from my new book 選自我的新書《食光記憶:12則鄉愁的滋味》,摘選發表於《故事:寫給所有人的歷史》

上海的凱司令咖啡館:電影《色,戒》中的暗殺破局之地

Excerpt from my new book 選自我的新書《食光記憶:12則鄉愁的滋味》,摘選發表於《故事:寫給所有人的歷史》

Four Paradoxes and One Question of Rape

Published in OpenDemocracy under the title Questioning rape in China

Four Paradoxes and One Question of Rape

Published in OpenDemocracy under the title Questioning rape in China

郭婷:记忆的吊诡性

本文选自《书城》2016年2月号

郭婷:记忆的吊诡性

本文选自《书城》2016年2月号