Panel 5: Sexing Authority

Date: 16th June 2017                        Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm                                    Venue: SOAS

Free tickets!

  1. ‘Not Encouraging, Not Discouraging, and Not Promoting’: LGBTQ Legal Advocacy Efforts in China- Siodhbhra Margaret Parkin, Fellow, Yale Law School Paul Tsai China Center, CT, USA.
  2. Resistance from the Closet: Queer Politics in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Ismail Shogo, Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore.
  3. Innocent Babies, Contagious Homosexuals, and Ambivalent Equality: Contested Discourses of “Human Rights” in the Same-sex Marriage Movement in Taiwan – Yu-Ying Hu, Assistant Professor, Graduate Institute of Gender Studies, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
  4. Amos Yee and the Little Red Dot: Queering Postcolonial Citizenship in the Asian Continent – Ella Parry-Davies, King’s College London and National University of Singapore
  5. Nationalism and Queer Intersectionality in Aubrey Menen – Rajorshi Das, M.Phil Researcher, University of Delhi, India

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