Intersections; Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context
Issue 4, September, 2000

Displacements, Transitions and Diasporas

    The Grievance Rhetoric of Chinese Women: From Lamentation to Revolution
    Anne McLaren

    'My Life as a Migrant Worker': Women in Rural-Urban Migration in Contemporary China
    Tamara Jacka, who also introduces:

      Zhou Rencong,
      Mian Xiaohong,
      Huang Zhihua,
      Li Jianying,
      Cui Jingyu,
      Pang Hui,
      Wang Xiangfen,
      Leaving Huaihua Valley
      Burdened Youth
      The Law is By My Side
      Working for Myself
      Let Bygones be Bygones
      I am a Cloud
      Looking Back I am Proud

    The Metropolitan Gaze: Travellers, Bodies and Spaces
    Vera Mackie

    Migration-as-Transition: Pre-Post-1997 Hong Kong Culture in Clara Law's Autumn Moon
    Audrey Yue

    Global Chinese Fraternity and the Indonesian Riots of May 1998: The Online Gathering of Dispersed Chinese
    Elaine Tay


    Poems by Shirley Geok-lin Lim
    Shirley Goek-lin Lim


    Just Another Cell in the Beehive: Interview with Shirley Geok-lin Lim Feminist Scholar, Teacher and Poet
    Timothy Fox

    Interview with Samshasha, Hong Kong's First Gay Rights Activist and Author
    Mark McLelland

    Japanese Women's Diaspora: An Interview
    Karen Kelsky

    Review Section

    Films: Guest Editor Audrey Yue

    Wild Women and Mechanical Men
    a review of Dir. Tsai Ming-Liang's, The Hole by Fran Martin

    Mémoire en Abîme: Remembering (through) Centre Stage
    a review of Dir: Stanley Kwan's, Centre Stage [Actress] by Brett Farmer

    Dir. Zhang Yuan
    Seventeen Years
    reviewed by Olivia Khoo

    Dir. Andrej Fidyk
    Battu's Bioscope
    reviewed by Kylie Boltin

    Japanese Cinema at Melbourne International Film Festival 2000
    reviewed by Freda Freiberg


    Nan nü: Men, Women and Gender in Early and Imperial China, vol. 1, no. 2 (October, 1999)
    reviewed by Louise Edwards

    Merlinda Bobis,
    White Turtle
    reviewed by Carolyn Brewer

    David Wells and Sandra Wilson (eds),
    The Russo-Japanese War in Cultural Perspective, 1904-05
    reviewed by Tim Wright

    Norman Owen,
    The Bikol Blend: Bikolanos and their History
    reviewed by Malcolm Mintz

    Aat Vervoorn,
    Re Orient Change in Asian Societies
    reviewed by Stephen Dobbs

    Books Received


    Call For Papers


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