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Author Hughes, Theodore H.
Title Literature and film in Cold War South Korea : freedom's frontier / Theodore Hughes.
Published New York : Columbia University Press, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor4  PL957.5.P64 H64 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 271 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Visuality and the colonial modern: the technics of proletarian culture, nativism, modernism, and mobilization -- Visible and invisible states: liberation, occupation, division -- Ambivalent anticommunism: the politics of despair and the erotics of language -- Development as devolution: overcoming Communism and the "land of excrement" incident -- Return to the colonial present: translation, collaboration, Pan-Asianism -- Postscript.
Subject Korean literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Politics in literature.
Nationalism and literature -- Korea (South)
Motion pictures -- Korea (South) -- 20th century -- History.
Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- Korea (South)
Politics in motion pictures.
ISBN 9780231157483 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231157487 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231500715 (e-book)
0231500718 (e-book)
OCLC number 746154057