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To Smile and Not to Smile

Mythic Gesture at the Russia-China Border

Caroline Humphrey

life at the border, such ‘non-contemporary’ ( Pinney 2005 ) images continue to have performative force through language and in other ways. The ‘semiotic agency’ of such an image implies that it must stand out in its environment and have the capacity to