Panel 8: (S)expats and (S)expectations

Date: 17th June 2017                        Time: 10:45am – 12:15pm                               Venue: SOAS

Free tickets!

  1. “We can’t live together like those German faggots”. Cinematic representation of queer migrants from Muslim-majority countries living in Europe. – Gerard Coll-Planas, Director del Centre d’Estudis Interdisciplinaris de Gènere, Universitat de Vic-Universitat, Central de Catalunya, Spain, AND Arnau Roig Mora, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
  2. Asian males challenging sexual racism: coping strategies to subvert and reinvent desirability in gay dating – Dr. Massimo Modesti, Pedagogista Interculturale e Ricercatore in Antropologia
  3. Queer Intersections: Voices from Expatriates and Immigrants Living in JapanTianqi Zhang, Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Global Society, Kyushu University, Japan.
  4. The Filipino Queer Immigrants in the Netherlands: Marginalised? Absolutely not! Invisible? So what? – Rica Unico, Research Master in Gender and Ethnicity, Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
  5. Coming out of the Country: Migration in gay immigrants’ coming-out stories – Ping-Hsuan Wang, Georgetown University, USA.

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