Reading Sessions

Aug 24 Reading Session: Martin F. Manalansan’s Global Divas

UBC Philippine Studies Series

Reading Session

Friday, August 24, 2012

1-3:00 pm (Free coffee. Bring snacks to share)

at Room 121, UBC Liu Institute for Global Issues

Assigned Reading:

Chapters 1, 4 and 6 of

Global Divas: Filipino gay men in the diaspora

by Martin F. Manalansan

Session Moderator: Teilhard Paradela, PhD Student in History (UBC)

Online access: http://resolve.library.ubc.ca/cgi-bin/catsearch?bid=5502000

To RSVP, email ubc.pss@gmail.com

Optional Readings:

  • Performativity, the Bakla and the Orientalizing Gaze. Inter-Asia Cultural Studies (1464-9373), 01/2000, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp. 265 – 281 by Neil Garcia

  • Chapter 10: Beauty and the Idea of America” in Power and Intimacy in the Christian Philippines by Fenella Cannell (1999)

If you don’t have access to the readings, email us at ubc.pss@gmail.com and we’ll lend you a copy.

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