Synopsis: This talk analyzes a particular group of the rural-to-urban migrants in post-socialist China, namely male sex workers or "money boys." It examines the ways they become money boys and manage three stigmatized identities rural-to-urban migrant, men who sell sex and and men who have sex with men.
Start Time: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 4:30 PM
End Time: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 6:00 PM
Location: Alexander Library
Address: 169 College Avenue
Campus: College Avenue
Room: Pane Room
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: N/A
Speaker: Travis S.K. Kong, University of Hong Kong
Sponsor: Rutgers Center for Chinese Studies
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
Web Site: http://rccs.rutgers.edu/component/jevents/icalrepeat.detail/2018/03/20/2180/52/sex-work-and-money-boys-in-post-socialist-china-travis-s-k-kong-university-of-hong-kong?Itemid=415
Contact Name: tjiang@rutgers.edu
Contact Email: tjiang@rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-9641
Additional Information: This is part of the "Speaking of China" Lecture Series, sponsored by Rutgers Center for Chinese Studies (RCCS).