By Zoran Lee Pecic
This ebook appears to be like heavily at probably the most major movies in the box of queer Sinophone cinema. reading queerness in movies produced within the PRC, Taiwan and Hong Kong, the booklet merges the Sinophone with the queer, theorising either innovations as neighborhood and worldwide, homebound in addition to diasporic. Queerness during this publication not just problematises the site of non-normative wants in the Sinophone; it additionally demanding situations Eurocentric severe views on filmic illustration which are tied to the assumption of the binary among East/West. New Queer Sinophone Cinema will attract students in chinese language and movie stories, in addition to to someone who's drawn to queer chinese language cinema.
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