Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific
Issue 34, March 2014

Caste, Gender and Sexuality in Asia

Guest editor: K. Suneetha Rani

Caste, Gender and Sexuality in Asia: Introduction
K. Suneetha Rani


The Ascendancy of the Khap Panchayats in Contemporary India: Gender, Caste, Globalisation and Violence
Suruchi Thapar-Bjorkert and Gurchathen Sanghera

Of Death, Rituals and Songs for the Dead: Kodavas and their Histories
Sowmya Dechamma

Well, Isn't the Well Still the Issue?
M. Sridhar and Alladi Uma

Reconciling Feminist and Anti-Caste Analyses in Studies of Indian Dalit-Bahujan Women
Elen Turner

Reading Caste, Gender and Sexuality in Dalit Writings
Smita M. Patil

Competing Representations under Alien Rule: Women in Mongol-Yuan China
Yu Zhang

Syncretic Ethnosexual Rites: Intersections of Sexuality and Ethnicity among Filipinos
Lilia Quindoza Santiago

Books Received

Additional Paper

Jewellery and Body Ornamentation in the Philippines at the turn of the Sixteenth Century
Malcolm Mintz

Book Reviews
edited by Kumiko Kawashima, Tanya Caulfield, Tyrell Haberkorn
and Anna-Karina Hermkens

Randall L. Nadeau (editor)
The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Chinese Religions
reviewed by Emily S. Wu

Audrey Yue and Jun Zubillaga-Pow (editors)
Queer Singapore: Illiberal Citizenship and Mediated Cultures
reviewed by David Gilbert

Lyn Parker and Pam Nilan
Adolescents in Contemporary Indonesia
reviewed by Suzanne Naafs

Christine R. Yano
Pink Globalisation: Hello Kitty's Trek across the Pacific
reviewed by SooJin Lee

Ronald P. Loftus
Changing Lives: The 'Postwar' in Japanese Women's Autobiographies and Memoirs
reviewed by Aya Nakamura



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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