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Keywords for Chinese Gender and Sexuality: A Forum

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Synopsis: How to distinguish gender from sex in Chinese? How to grasp that across the Chinese world, gay is frequently glossed as tongzhi, the historical Maoist term for comrade? Translations from English may pose challenges, but vocabularies for gender and sexuality are lenses onto Chinese social life.
Start Time: Monday, March 19, 2018 12:00 PM
End Time: Monday, March 19, 2018 1:30 PM
Location: Graduate School Of Education Building
Address: 10 Seminary Place
Campus: College Avenue
Room: Room 124
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: N/A
Speaker: Louisa Schein (Rutgers), together with Travis Kong (University of Hong Kong)
Sponsor: Rutgers Center for Chinese Studies
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
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Contact Name: Tao Jiang
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-9641
Additional Information: This is a China Lunch Forum, sponsored by Rutgers Center for Chinese Studies (RCCS)