CONTENTS

VOLUME 1, SPRING 2008

EDITORS' NOTE

2008 FEATURE ARTICLE


ERASING THE ARTISTRY

A comparative study of Hu Shi's translation of A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen and the original Norwegian manuscript

Oda Fiskum, University of London

ALSO INSIDE


LABORING FOR A CAUSE

Non-mainland labor rights organizations and the new legal defense for China's workers

Wei Wei Hsing, Columbia University

YAO MING, YI JIANLIAN,
AND THE NEW CHINESE ATHLETE

Benjamin Jacobs, Yale University

FROM LAWS TO LEVEES

Methods of water control in the Qing dynasty

Andrew Scheineson, Columbia University

EXCLUSIVE ONLINE ARTICLES


THE MARGINALIZATION
OF KOREAN POETRY

How the constructed identity of a Korean readership and forced notions of collective Korean emotion limit the understanding of Korean poetry

Christine Han, Columbia University

TO BE TWO THINGS AT ONCE

Sei Iesu Kai and the Negotiation of Japanese and Christian Identities

Allison Kade, Columbia University

RESEARCH JOURNALS


TIBET, AND MY TIME SPENT THERE

Austin Barney, Columbia University

"NO ONE CAN TAKE
WHO WE ARE"

Arfiya Eri, Georgetown University


ACKNOWLEDGMENTS