For a long time, homosexuality has been regarded as a ‘western import’ in China. Hongwei Bao examines evidence from China’s history suggesting otherwise, and in doing so offers a new understanding of same-sex intimacy in the context of China.
Join the Department of Culture, Film and Media for a screening of Nowhere to Call Home: A Tibetan in Beijing, the first documentary to investigate Tibetan migration to Han cities and gender issues in Tibet.
Join the School of Cultures, Languages and Area studies for a screening of ‘Happy Together’. This free screening will feature an introduction and Q&A with Dr Hongwei Bao. Part of LGBT History Month