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sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese - sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese cinema jean ma on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers from the beginning of the sound cinema era singing actresses captivated chinese audiences, sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese - sounding the modern woman comprises of an introduction five chapters and a coda in the introduction ma delineates the book s keywords sound gender reception and location theoretical continuity and chapter organisation, sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese - sounding the modern woman is arranged in a genealogical and in my opinion an archaeological manner each chapter maps out the historical milieu in which the technicity of sound cinema was formed and as a result a specific type of songstress was produced, sounding the modern woman duke university press - the significance of sounding the modern woman lies in its detailed examination of the songstress figure shuqin cui history reviews of new books as the title suggests sounding the modern woman gives the songstress including her silent ancestors and rebellious successors a voice in the history of chinese cinema, sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese cinema - chinese cinema revealing the hybrid conditions of chinese cinema and chinese modernity sounding the modern woman comprises of an introduction ve chapters and a coda in the introduction ma delineates the book s keywords sound gender reception and location theoretical continuity and chapter organisation, sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese - sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese cinema by jean ma review shzr ee tan music sound and the moving image volume 10 issue 1 spring 2016 pp, sounding the modern woman the songstress in chinese - in sounding the modern woman jean ma shows how their rise to stardom attests to the changing roles of women in urban modernity and the complex symbiosis between the film and music industries the songstress whether appearing as an opera actress showgirl revolutionary or country lass belongs to the lineage of the chinese modern woman and her forty year prevalence points to a distinctive gendering of lyrical expression in chinese film