Shen and Rosenstock bring together essays by scholars working on a range of media (newsreels, feature films, essays, novels, documentaries and historical sources) from the fin-de-siècle to the twenty-first century. All explore the links between German, Chinese and Japanese ideas, writing and culture. Includes essays on Arnold Fanck and the Bergfilm, DEFA documentaries about China, Yoko Tawada’s novel The Bath, Doris Dörrie’s film Kirschblüten – Hanami, the actor Anna May Wong, and much more.

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