ISSN: 2187-4751 – The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2013 – Official Conference Proceedings

'Encounters and Exchanges'

May 24-26 2013, Osaka, Japan

ISSN: 2187-4751

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Surrogacy on Stage: Theater, Movies and Documentaries about Assisted Reproduction, Kinship and (be)longings
Authors:
Karen Hvidtfeldt Madsen, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
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Growing with Time: By the Study of the Cultural and Spatial Representation of Three Government-Run Immigrant Villages in Hualien, Taiwan
Authors:
Hsin-Yun Lee, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
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Debating ‘Culture’ through Transnational Art Productions between Performing Artists and the Goethe-Institut
Authors:
Grit Köppen, Bayreuth International Graduate School, Germany
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Buddhist Modernism and the Creation of a New Identity: Narratives of Recovery from Substance Dependence
Authors:
Iljas Baker, Mahidol University International College, Thailand
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Gender and Multiculturalism at School – The Migrant Girls’ Voices
Authors:
Ana Borges, University of Queensland, Australia
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Tolerated, if Discreet: 1960s Filipino Gays
Authors:
Jonathan Foe, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
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On the Edge and in between: The Predicaments of Taiwanese Subjectivity Reflected by "Cape No. 7" and Its Aftermath
Authors:
Chia-fung Schuemann-Lin, University of Tsukuba, Japan
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Old Communities, New Buildings: Decoding the Home-imagining Narratives of Taiwan's Military Communities
Authors:
Pei-Ling Lee, Shih Hsin University, Taiwan
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The Posthumous Life of Agnes Smedley, a Cosmopolitan “Spy”: China’s Cultural Memory and Amnesia
Authors:
Xiaoqing Zhang, University of Tsukuba, Japan
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Cosmopolitanism's Double Gesture: Diasporic Chinese Writers Lynn Pan and Hong Ying
Authors:
Weimin Delcroix-Tang, Sanya University, China
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The Heritage of Great "Kyai Besari", Ponorogo: A Community Action Plan for Religious Heritage
Authors:
R.A. Retno Hastijanti, "17 Agustus 1945" University of Surabaya, Indonesia 0262 Cultural Studies: Construction of identities Revival of Ancient Glory and Identity Politics: A Case of Jogja Hip Hop Foundation Elisa Dwi Wardani, Sanata Dharma University, Indonesia
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Educative Approach to the Functions of the Thumb in Piano Playing
Authors:
Ozgur Mert Esen, Anadolu University, Turkey
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ASEAN and the EU: Arts and Culture Festivals as Tools to Promote Regional Identity?
Authors:
Enrique Banus, International University of Catalunya (UIC), Spain David Ocón Fernández, International University of Catalunya (UIC), Spain
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The Multicultural Celebrities or Asia in Warsaw
Authors:
Wiesław Godzic, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Poland
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A German Fountain in the Ottoman Capital
Authors:
Ceren Göğüş, Istanbul Kültür University, Turkey
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Pessimism about the Jurisgenerative Effects of Human Rights: Ishiguro's Bleak Cosmopolitan Vision in "Never Let Me Go"
Authors:
Paul Minford, Musashi University, Japan
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Two Waves of Transformation and Construction of Lepcha (Mon) Identity in Sikkim: An Assessment of Intra-Community Divide
Authors:
Ananta Swarup Bijendra De Gurung, Sikkim University, India
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Reading Chinese Painting: Antonello Trombadori's China and the Limits of the Contemporary
Authors:
Francesca Pierini, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan Philippe Major, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
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Drawn In
Authors:
Wenmin Li, The University of New South Wales, Australia
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Quality of Contact between Community Members and Bangkok Metropolitan Police
Authors:
Kasemsarn
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Ikebana to Contemporary Art: Rosalie Gascoigne
Authors:
Shoso Shimbo, Monash University, Australia
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Becoming-other to Belong: Radical Eco-Cosmopolitan Subjectivity in Jeff Noon's Nymphomation
Authors:
Emma Nicoletti, University of Western Australia, Australia
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Drugs, Racial Stereotypes, and Suburban Dystopia in Showtime's "Weeds"
Authors:
Douglas Forster, Japan Women's University, Japan
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Cheats, Thieves and 'the Kids': Electronic Dance Music and Technological Change
Authors:
Jonathan Yu, University of Melbourne, Australia
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An Analysis of The Vientiane 450 Years Anniversary Logo: Reflections of Lao’s Culture and Society
Authors:
Nattapong Yamcharoen, Kasembundit University, Thailand
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Jeanette Winterson's Trans-world and Trans-gender Dystopia
Authors:
Michaela Weiss, Silesian University, Czech Republic
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Atmospheres of Belonging: The Aesthetic Qualities of the Japanese Installation "wasted" on (in) Fertility and American Videoblogs (vlogs) about IVF on YouTube
Authors:
Nathalie Wind Soelmark, Southern University of Denmark, Denmark
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From Dashing to Delicious: The Gastrorgasmic Aesthetics of Contemporary BL Manga
Authors:
Antonija Cavcic, Murdoch University, Australia
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The Influence of Cultural Aspects on Risk Communication in the Context of Indonesia
Authors:
Suranti Trisnawati, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
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Are We There Yet? Understandings of Home Among Compulsive Migrants
Authors:
Carol Neuschul Lindner, Independent Researcher, Australia
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Cross-Cultural Adaptation of International Students from China: Confidence in English Speaking Ability in ESL and EAP Classes
Authors:
Hisako Matsuo, Saint Louis University, USA Eva Wang, Saint Louis University, USA Diana Pascoe-Chavez, Saint Louis University, USA Veronica Newton, Saint Louis University, USA
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The Life Cycle Rites of the Tatars-krjasheny: Sociocultural Characteristics (the 20th Century)
Authors:
Larisa Lepeshkina, Volga Region State University of Service, Russia
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Management of Refugees through Intercultural and Interfaith Dialog
Authors:
Atik Krustiyati, University of Surabaya,Indonesia
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Language, Identity and Sense of Belonging: The Case of Chinese in South Africa
Authors:
Ke Yu,Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa Elme Vivier,Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa Greg Houston,Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa Marie Wentzel, Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa
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Annette Vilslev, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
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Local Images in National and Global Contexts: The Shifting Significances of Hakka Folk Songs
Authors:
Hui-Yun Yang, Minghsin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
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Exploring the Empty Space
Authors: Nataliya Rozhin, Birmingham Institute of Art and Design (BIAD)
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