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- “The Aesthetic versus the Political: Lin Huiyin and Modern Beijing.” Chinese Literature: Essays, Articles, Reviews (CLEAR), Volume 36, 2014, 61-94.
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- “Emotional Topography, Food Memory, and Bittersweet Aftertaste: Liang Shiqiu and the Lingering Flavor of Home.” Journal of Oriental Studies, Volume 45, Numbers 1 & 2, 2012, 89-105.
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