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Representing Fa‘afafine: Sex, Socialization, and Gender Identity in Samoa

Penelope Schoeffel

in Gender on the Edge: Transgender, Gay, and Other Pacific Islanders

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838829
eISBN:
9780824869489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838829.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines three anthropological theories suggesting that fa'afafine is a social institution in Samoa that function as negative models for the psychosexual reinforcement of masculinity, or ... More


Theater for the Dead

Jeehee Hong

in Theater of the Dead: A Social Turn in Chinese Funerary Art, 1000-1400

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824855376
eISBN:
9780824868680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824855376.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

The second mode of representing theatrical performances is a more complex visual phenomenon than the first. The principal object of inquiry is a set of brick reliefs representing five actors, found ... More


Postlude: A Social Turn in Chinese Funerary Art

Jeehee Hong

in Theater of the Dead: A Social Turn in Chinese Funerary Art, 1000-1400

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824855376
eISBN:
9780824868680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824855376.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

The modes of theatricality discerned through the cases of funerary art discussed in the chapters embody a socialized vision of death. This phenomenon, in contrast to classical modes of representing ... More


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