Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific
Issue 27, November 2011

Dance, Gender and the Moving Body in Oceania

Guest editors: Katerina M. Teaiwa, April K. Henderson, Sean Mallon

Dancing Gender, Culture and Identity: The Art and Politics of Moving Bodies in Oceania
April K. Henderson, Sean Mallon, Katerina M. Teaiwa


Men Teaching Dance
Ralph Buck

Trying Not to Lose Face: Indonesian Women Dancers in Perth, Western Australia
Monika Winarnita

Grandmothers, Grass Skirts and a Little Piece of Paradise
Pamela Zeplin

Dancing on the Weekend: PNG Culture Schools in Urban Australia
Jacquelyn A. Lewis-Harris

The Woman's Role in Traditional I-Kiribati Dance
photo essay by Tony Whincup
Begin Mwaie Chant (00:02:52, mp3, 5.4mb) before opening photo essay.


Books Received


An Interview with Interdisciplinary Artist Shigeyuki Kihara
Katerina M. Teaiwa

Book Reviews
edited by Kumiko Kawashima

Antonia Levi, Mark McHarry, and Dru Pagliassotti (eds)
Boys' Love Manga: Essays on the Sexual Ambiguity and Cross-Cultural Fandom of the Genre
reviewed by James Welker

Petrice R. Flowers
Refugees, Women and Weapons: International Norm Adoption and Compliance in Japan
reviewed by Kirsti Rawstron

Roderick G. Galam
The Promise of the Nation: Gender, History and Nationalism in Contemporary Ilokano Literature
reviewed by Shirlita Espinosa

Peter A. Jackson (ed.)
Queer Bangkok: 21st Century Markets, Media, and Rights
awarded the 2011 Ruth Benedict Book Prize


Published with the support of Gender and Cultural Studies, School of Culture, History and Language, College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University.
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