Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific
Issue 35, June 2014

Polygyny, Extended Families and Other Anomalies:
Alternative Gendered Visions of Intimacy,
Love, Family and Community in Asia and the Pacific

Guest editor: Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa

Women who refuse to marry, polygyny, extended families and other 'anomalies': Alternative gendered visions of intimacy, love, family and community in Asia and the Pacific
Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa


Lover-Sister: Female Same-sex Desire and Women's Agency in Feng shuangfei
Wenjia Liu

'Relations that give us the strength to Live': Relatedness Among Kinnars in Madhya Pradesh, India
Jennifer Ung Loh

Loving Warm Families: Exploring Gender Equality within a Bangkok Slum
Pilapa Esara

The F Word: Challenging Gender Norms, Performing Possibilities and Celebrating Lesbian Relationships in Contemporary Fiji
Tui Nicola Clery

The Gender of Mobility: Chinese Women Students' Self-Making through Transnational Education
Fran Martin     [pdf version]

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

Rachel Harris, Rowan Pease and Shzr Ee Tan (editors)
Gender in Chinese Music
reviewed by Masaya Shishikura

Nicole George
Situating Women: Gender Politics and Circumstance in Fiji
reviewed by Geir Henning Presterudstuen

Andrea S. Goldman
Opera and the City: The Politics of Culture in Beijing, 1770–1900
reviewed by Yu Zhang


Books Received


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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