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Queer Chinese Cultures and Mobilities: Kinship, Migration, and Middle Classes

John Wei


Queer Chinese Cultures and Mobilities examines the germination and movements of emergent queer cultures and social practices in the early twenty-first century. Under the dual pressure of compulsory familism and compulsory development, the configurations and understandings of gender and sexuality have become less sedentary and increasingly mobilized beyond traditional frameworks, categories, and boundaries. Through a reconsideration and requalification of queer mobilities, this groundbreaking project integrates and intervenes into the changing family and kinship structure, internal and internat ... More

Keywords: Queer, China, Mobilities, Kinship and family, Migration and immigration, Middle class, Cultural studies, Anthropology, Social theory, Film and digital media

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9789888528271
Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2020 DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789888528271.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John Wei, author
Media Design School