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Herself an AuthorGender, Agency, and Writing in Late Imperial China

Herself an Author: Gender, Agency, and Writing in Late Imperial China

Grace S. Fong

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831868
eISBN:
9780824869175
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831868.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This book addresses the critical question of how to approach the study of women's writing. It explores various methods of engaging in a meaningful way with a rich corpus of poetry and prose written ... More

Hokusai's Great WaveBiography of a Global Icon

Hokusai's Great Wave: Biography of a Global Icon

Christine M. E. Guth

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839598
eISBN:
9780824871550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839598.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

No non-western artwork has been reproduced so widely or undergone so many reconfigurations in so many parts of the world as Hokusai’s “Under the Wave off Kanagawa,” commonly known as “The Great ... More

Holy GhostsThe Christian Century in Modern Japanese Fiction

Holy Ghosts: The Christian Century in Modern Japanese Fiction

Rebecca Suter

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824840013
eISBN:
9780824868581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824840013.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This book looks at the repeated reappearance in modern fiction of the so-called “Christian century” of Japan, the period between the arrival of Jesuit missionaries in 1549 and the Shimabara rebellion ... More

HuihuiNavigating Art and Literature in the Pacific

Huihui: Navigating Art and Literature in the Pacific

Jeffrey Carroll, Brandy Nalani McDougall, and Georganne Nordstrom (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838959
eISBN:
9780824869496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838959.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This book is the first to navigate the interconnections between the rhetorics and aesthetics of the Pacific. Like the bright and multifaceted constellation for which it is named, the book showcases a ... More

I Ulu I Ka 'AinaLand

I Ulu I Ka 'Aina: Land

Jonathan Osorio (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839772
eISBN:
9780824870959
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839772.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This book tackles the subject of the Kanaka (Hawaiian) connection to the ʻāina (land) through articles, poetry, art, and photography. There is no mistaking the affirmation that Kanaka are inseparable ... More

I Ulu I Ke KumuThe Hawaiinuiakea Monograph

I Ulu I Ke Kumu: The Hawaiinuiakea Monograph

M. Puakea Nogelmeier (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780984566600
eISBN:
9780824870324
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780984566600.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This is the first volume of a series to be published annually by the Hawaiʻinuiākea School of Hawaiian Knowledge and is intended to be a venue for scholars as well as practitioners and leaders in the ... More

The Ideology of KokugoNationalizing Language in Modern Japan

The Ideology of Kokugo: Nationalizing Language in Modern Japan

Yeounsuk Lee

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833053
eISBN:
9780824870553
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833053.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Available for the first time in English, this award-winning book looks at the history and ideology behind the construction of kokugo (national language). Prior to the Meiji Period (1868–1912), the ... More

Igniting the InternetYouth and Activism in Postauthoritarian South Korea

Igniting the Internet: Youth and Activism in Postauthoritarian South Korea

Jiyeon Kang

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780824856564
eISBN:
9780824872199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824856564.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Igniting the Internet: Youth and Activism in Post-authoritarian South Korea takes up the new wave of South Korean youth activism that originated online in 2002 and continues today, focusing ... More

Ike Ulana Lau HalaThe Vitality and Vibrancy of Lau Hala Weaving Traditions in Hawaii

Ike Ulana Lau Hala: The Vitality and Vibrancy of Lau Hala Weaving Traditions in Hawaii

Lia O'Neill M. A. Keawe, Marsha MacDowell, and C. Kurt Dewhurst (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824840938
eISBN:
9780824868482
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824840938.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The weaving of lauhala represents a living tradition borne on the great arc of Pacific voyaging history. This thriving tradition is made immediate by masters of the art who transmit their knowledge ... More

Imagining Exile in Heian JapanBanishment in Law, Literature, and Cult

Imagining Exile in Heian Japan: Banishment in Law, Literature, and Cult

Jonathan Stockdale

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839833
eISBN:
9780824868659
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839833.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

For nearly 350 years during the Heian period in Japan (794-1185), execution was customarily abolished in favor of banishment. During the same period, exile emerged widely as a concern within ... More

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