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The Interrogation Rooms of the Korean War: The Untold HistoryThe Hijacked War: The Story of Chinese POWs in the Korean War

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The Interrogation Rooms of the Korean War: The Untold HistoryThe Hijacked War: The Story of Chinese POWs in the Korean War

Journal of Korean Studies , Volume 26 (1) – Mar 1, 2021

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Copyright © 2021 Journal of Korean Studies Inc.
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0731-1613
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2158-1665
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10.1215/07311613-8747772
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Downloaded from http://read.dukeupress.edu/journal-of-korean-studies/article-pdf/26/1/156/904129/156park.pdf by DEEPDYVE INC user on 30 March 2022 156 Sandra Park labor movements whose intertwined histories, strategies, and political debates in the public arena have been critical to shaping the public discourses on gender, sexuality, and labor in South Korea. In terms of contemporary issues, Ruin’s strik- ing translated essay in Queer Korea leaves the reader wanting even more dia- logues with scholar-activists working in the Korean language. It calls for interro- gations into the debates and activism surrounding sex work; digital and social media-based generation of queer/trans feminist activism in South Korea, and the backlash against it; various queer cultural festivals and embodied reclaiming of public spaces; and other interdisciplinary inquiries that complicate the current volume’s clear methodological divide between archival, text-based analyses and interview-based ethnographies. Leaving readers hopeful for more studies to follow in its footsteps is perhaps part and parcel of the critical optimism that Queer Korea achieves, replacing the hopelessness of ongoing historical trauma with anticipation for a better future. To this end, this book is an essential guide for emerging scholars of all levels. Its prose remains clear without losing the complexity of the subject matter, making it versatile for use

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Journal of Korean StudiesDuke University Press

Published: Mar 1, 2021

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