Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Culture
Special Issue 6, August, 2001

Featuring Papers from the first AsiaPacifiQueer Conference

Mark McLelland and Peter Jackson

Engendering Sameness
Christine Helliwell

Negotiating Gender: Calalai' in Bugis Society
Sharyn Graham

Redefining Fa'afafine: Western Discourses and the Construction of Transgenderism in Samoa
Johanna Schmidt

Bad-Assed Honeys with a Difference: South Auckland Fa'afafine Talk about Identity
Heather Worth

'Transgender, queens, mahu, whatever': An Oral History from Hawai'i
Andrew Matzner

Tolerance, Form and Female Dis-ease: The Pathologisation of Lesbian Sexuality in Japanese Society
Sharon Chalmers

Review Section

Books: Guest Editor Mark McLelland

Izumo Marou and Claire Maree
Love Upon the Chopping Board
reviewed by Sharon Chalmers

Gregory M. Pflugfelder
Cartographies of Desire: Male-Male Sexuality in Japanese Discourse, 1600-1950
reviewed by Romit Dasgupta

Satoru Ito and Ryuta Yanase,
Coming Out in Japan
reviewed by Mark McLelland

Serena Nanda
Gender Diversity: Crosscultural Variations
reviewed by Andrew Matzner


Call For Papers


This issue was originally published in Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context, with the assistance of Murdoch University.

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