Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context
Issue 9, August 2003

Globalisation and Culture

This issue is dedicated to the memory of
Ian Ross Medcalf
29.02.48 - 03.04.03
doctor and sailor extraordinaire

Film Review
Book Reviews


    Feminist History in Japan: National and International Perspectives

    Andrea Germer

    Performative Genders, Peverse Desires: A Bio-History of Thailand's Same-Sex and Transgender Cultures
    Peter Jackson     [pdf version]

    Whose Debt?: Globalisation and White-facing in Asia
    Patricia Goon and Allison Craven

    Ore wa ore dakara ['Because I'm me']: A Study of Gender and Language in the Documentary Shinjuku Boys
    Claire Maree

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    Film Review Guest Editor: Mick Broderick

    Hayao Miyazaki, Director
    Spirited Away by Miyazaki's Fantasy

    reviewed by Mick Broderick

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    Book Reviews

    Lynn M. Kwiatkowski
    Struggling with Development: The Politics of Hunger and Gender in the Philippines

    reviewed by Jane Hutchison

    James E. Roberson and Nobue Suzuki editors
    Men and Masculinities in Contemporary Japan: Dislocating the Salaryman Doxa
    reviewed by Mark McLelland

    Yuki Tanaka,
    Japan's Comfort Women, Sexual Slavery and Prostitution During World War II and the US Occupation
    reviewed by Narrelle Morris

    Roland B. Tolentino
    National /Transnational Subject Formation, Media and Cultural Politics In and On the Philippines
    reviewed by Mina Roces

    Yoshio Sugimoto
    An Introduction to Japanese Society: Second Edition
    reviewed by James Boyd

    Sharon Chalmers
    Emerging Lesbian Voices from Japan
    reviewed by James Welker

    Barbara Sato
    The New Japanese Woman: Modernity, Media, and Women in Interwar Japan
    reviewed by Sandra Wilson

    Oscar Salemink (editor)
    Viet Nam's Cultural Diversity: Approaches to Preservation
    reviewed by Jocelyn Grace

    Ding Naifei
    Obscene Things: Sexual Politics in Jin Ping Mei
    reviewed by Louise Edwards

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    Call For Papers


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