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Transnational memory and popular culture in East and Southeast Asia : amnesia, nostalgia and heritage / Liew Kai Khiun.

Author:
Liew, Kai Khiun [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Rowman & Littlefield International, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
xii, 149 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Asian cultural studies : transnational and dialogic approaches
Summary note:
"Explores the memories generated and histories constructed by the transnational circulation of popular media texts amongst East Asia and between East and Southeast Asia. It looks at the impact of nostalgia and heritage within popular culture over the decades"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-142) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: transnational memories under the vast sky -- The eye and screen hauntologies from Hong Kong to Thailand -- Medical dramas and East Asian televisual memories -- Rewinding and enshrining Teresa Teng on YouTube -- Holographic immortalization of transnational Chinese celebrities -- Recent memories: reminiscing the Korean wave in Singapore -- Resistant memories: the Hoklo/Hokkien neo-folks.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781783484362 (cloth ; alk. paper)
  • 1783484365 (cloth ; alk. paper)
  • 9781783484379 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
  • 1783484373 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
  • (electronic)
LCCN:
2016037000
OCLC:
956775467
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