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East Asia

Holding Patterns: Sand and Political Time at China’s Desert Shores

Golden Snail Opera: The More-than-Human Performance of Friendly Farming on Taiwan’s Lanyang Plain

Toward an Anthropology of Landmines: Rogue Infrastructure and Military Waste in the Korean DMZ

Muddy Labor: A Japanese Aid Ethic of Collective Intimacy in Myanmar

Tokyo’s Commuter Train Suicides and the Society of Emergence

Dreamwork: Cell Phone Novelists, Labor, and Politics in Contemporary Japan

Runaway Stories: The Underground Micromovements of Filipina Oyomesan in Rural Japan

Economy of Dreams: Hope in Global Capitalism and Its Critiques

The Listening Subject of Japanese Modernity and His Auditory Double

Cyborg Violence: Bursting Borders and Bodies with Queer Machines

Gender, Modernity, and Eroticized Internationalism in Japan

The Ambivalent Self of the Contemporary Japanese

The Socialization of Aristocratic Children by Commoners: Recalled Experiences of the Hereditary Elite in Modern Japan