mar. 18 août | Zoom

Film & Discussion: China’s Transgender Sex Workers

HIV2020-ART02-0819 Presented by Michael Liu
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Film & Discussion: China’s Transgender Sex Workers

Time & Location

18 août 2020 à 19:00 – 21:00 UTC−7

About the Event

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Session Description:

Through the documentary film screening and photo exhibition, participants would be able to have basic understanding of the real lives of transgender women sex workers in the Yao community in Northeast China:

  1. Violence faced from police, clients, intimate partners, and other sex workers;
  2. The preservation of previous indigenous culture of “Yao” in struggling with the global mainstream of the term “transgender” hegemony; and
  3. The diversity of gender and sexuality in the practice of the Yao community.

Session Program and Information:

This session is presented by Michael Liu, Communications and Policy Officer, Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers (APNSW), and co-moderated with Jules Kim, CEO, Scarlet Alliance.

  • Welcome and introductions by Jules Kim
  • Photo Exhibition and Presentation by Michael Liu
  • Documentary Video screening by Michael Liu
  • Q & A moderated by Jules Kim
  • Closing by Jules Kim and Michael Liu

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