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Romance and the "yellow peril" : race, sex, and discursive strategies in Hollywood fiction, Gina Marchetti

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Romance and the "yellow peril" : race, sex, and discursive strategies in Hollywood fiction
Title
Romance and the "yellow peril"
Title remainder
race, sex, and discursive strategies in Hollywood fiction
Statement of responsibility
Gina Marchetti
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biographical or historical data
Author is a former Ithaca College faculty member.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchetti, Gina
Dewey number
791.43/6520395
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.A78
LC item number
M37 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asians in motion pictures
  • Race relations in motion pictures
  • Sex in motion pictures
  • Love in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
Label
Romance and the "yellow peril" : race, sex, and discursive strategies in Hollywood fiction, Gina Marchetti
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-248) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The Rape fantasy: The Cheat and Broken blossoms -- The Threat of captivity: The Bitter tea of General Yen and Shanghai express -- Passport seductions: Lady of the tropics -- The scream of the butterfly: Madame Butterfly, China gate, and "The Lady from yesterday" -- White knights in Hong Kong: Love is a many splendored thing and The World of Suzie Wong -- Tragic and transcendent love: Sayonara and The Crimson kimono -- Japanese war brides: domesticity and assimilation in Japanese war bride and Bridge to the sun -- The Return of the butterfly: the geisha masquerade in My geisha and "An American geisha" -- Conclusion: the postmodern spectacle of race and romance in Year of the dragon
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 258 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)806103392
Label
Romance and the "yellow peril" : race, sex, and discursive strategies in Hollywood fiction, Gina Marchetti
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-248) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The Rape fantasy: The Cheat and Broken blossoms -- The Threat of captivity: The Bitter tea of General Yen and Shanghai express -- Passport seductions: Lady of the tropics -- The scream of the butterfly: Madame Butterfly, China gate, and "The Lady from yesterday" -- White knights in Hong Kong: Love is a many splendored thing and The World of Suzie Wong -- Tragic and transcendent love: Sayonara and The Crimson kimono -- Japanese war brides: domesticity and assimilation in Japanese war bride and Bridge to the sun -- The Return of the butterfly: the geisha masquerade in My geisha and "An American geisha" -- Conclusion: the postmodern spectacle of race and romance in Year of the dragon
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 258 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)806103392

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