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Women in Chinese martial arts films of the new millennium

Ya-chen Chen

Women in Chinese martial arts films of the new millennium

narrative analyses and gender politics

by Ya-chen Chen

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture producers and directors,
  • Interviews,
  • History and criticism,
  • Women in motion pictures,
  • Screenwriters,
  • Feminism and motion pictures,
  • Martial arts films

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementYa-chen Chen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H3 C54 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25140162M
    ISBN 109780739139080, 9780739139103
    LC Control Number2011050518

      Making a list of great martial arts films starring women is a surprisingly daunting task. Many, many films fit into that vague category of “martial arts films,” from 's Ding Jung Shan to 's Come Drink With Me to 's Kill Bill, and come from pretty much every country, and, like most genres, there are several sub-genres within the genre. - Wonderful martial arts movies, featuring women martial artists. See more ideas about Martial arts movies, Movies and Martial arts.8 pins.

    Download Citation | Women in Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millennium: Narrative Analyses and Gender Politics. YA-CHEN CHEN. Lanham: Lexington Books, xvii + pp. £; $ Author: Kin-Yan Szeto. Books Channon, Alex, and Christopher R. Matthews. Global Perspectives on Women in Combat Sports Women Warriors around the World. Houndmills, Basingstoke Hampshire ; New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. Chen, Ya-chen. Women In Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millennium: Narrative Analyses And Gender Politics. Lanham: Lexington Books.

    Women in Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millennium: Narrative Analyses and Gender Politics liked it avg rating — 2 ratings — published — 2 editions4/5.   Ninja Terminator. Year: Director: Godfrey Ho This is a list of the greatest martial arts films of all time, but at the tail end, let us make a small space for those flicks that are.


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Women and Gender in Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millennium, by Ya-chen Chen, is an excavation of underexposed gender issues focusing mainly on contradictory and troubled feminism in the film narratives. In the cinematic world of martial arts films, one can easily find representations of women of Ancient China released from the constraints of patriarchal social order to.

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Women and Gender in Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millennium, by Ya-chen Chen, is an excavation of underexposed gender issues focusing mainly on contradictory and troubled feminism in the film narratives.

In the cinematic world of martial arts films, one can easily find representations of women of Ancient China released from the constraints of patriarchal social order to revel in a. Get this from a library. Women in Chinese martial arts films of the new millennium: narrative analyses and gender politics.

[Ya-chen Chen] -- Women and Gender in Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millennium, by Ya-chen Chen, examines underexposed gender issues in more recent films, focusing on the contradictory feminism in the film. Women in Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millenium: Narrative Analyses and Gender Politics.

Lanham: Lexington Books, xvii + pp. ISBN (hardcover). Chen Ya-chen's “Women in Chinese Martial Arts Films of the New Millenium” is a monograph that. This book examines commercially successful films that depict or are inspired by Chinese martial arts, and that were made by major film artists of the Chinese diaspora—native Chinese that migrated and settled in other areas of the world.

Specifically, Szeto discusses the work of John Woo, Jackie Chan, and Ang Lee. Sources. Chen, Ya-chen - Women in Chinese martial arts films of the new millennium narrative analyses and gender politics () - ISBN Epstein, Maram - Competing discourses: Orthodoxy, authenticity, and endangered meanings in late Imperial Chinese fiction () - ISBN Huntington, Rania - Alien kind: foxes and late imperial Chinese narrative () - ISBN Spouse: King Zhou of Shang.

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