Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific
Issue 40, January 2017

The Fragmented Family in Modern Japan

Guest editor: Barbara Hartley

The Fragmented Family in Modern Japan
Barbara Hartley     [pdf version]


Narrating Trauma in Takahashi Takako's Sora no hate made: Perverse Motherhood
Linda Flores     [pdf version]

The Fragmented Family on Film: Kinoshita Keisuke's Nihon no Higeki (The Tragedy of Japan) (1953) and the Antecedents of the Contemporary Fragmented Family in Japan
Jennifer Coates     [pdf version]

Women in Love and Hate in 1960s Japan: Re-reading Ariyoshi Sawako's The Doctor's Wife
Barbara Hartley     [pdf version]

When Her Home is no Longer a Home: Out by Natsuo Kirino
Rio Otomo     [pdf version]

Absent Mothers, Constructed Families and Rabbit Babies
Emerald King     [pdf version]

Reproducing the Stay-At-Home Wife: Japanese Women's Magazines and the Image of Marriage
Eiko Osaka     [pdf version]

Additional Paper

Fibre, Cloth and Clothing in the Philippines at the Turn of the Sixteenth Century
Malcolm Mintz     [pdf version]

Book Review Section
edited by Kumiko Kawashima, Tyrell Haberkorn and Anna-Karina Hermkens

Emma Dalton
Women and Politics in Contemporary Japan
reviewed by Caroline Norma     [pdf version]

Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey
The Great Indian Phone Book: How the Cheap Cell Phone Changes Business, Politics, and Daily Life
reviewed by Manjeet Bhatia     [pdf version]

Hugo Córdova Quero, Joseph N. Goh and Michael Sepidoza Campos (eds)
Queering Migrations Towards, From, and Beyond Asia
reviewed by Jun Zubillaga-Pow     [pdf version]

Adelyn Lim
Transnational Feminism and Women's Movements in Post-1997 Hong Kong: Solidarity Beyond the State
reviewed by Kyungja Jung     [pdf version]

Monika Swasti Winarnita
Dancing the Feminine: Gender and Identity Performances by Indonesian Migrant Women
reviewed by Ariane Utomo     [pdf version]


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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