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“Recently, a number of Sinologists from different…



Recently, a number of Sinologists from different disciplines have begun to balance the analytical horizon of transgender studies. A China-centered perspective makes it possible to expand the scope of transgender scholarship in terms of historical nuance, cultural-geographical coverage, and methodological refinement. It is in the spirit of providing this long overdue perspective that my book, Transgender China, brings together these Sinologists for the first time…”

For more, see Howard Chiang’s “Transgender Studies and the ‘C’ Word” at Warwick’s The Knowledge Centre. 

Image: Jin Xing, Founder, Shanghai’s Jin Xing Dance Theatre

via @hild_de