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SQAS will present a Best Article Award for the first time at AAS in March 2018. Join our meeting on Saturday to find out the award winner and more about SQAS. Then join us for cocktails later that night to toast to another fabulous year in Queer Asian Studies.
And speaking of AAS, SQAS's sponsored panel at AAS in Washington, DC, in March 2018 is "Hierarchies and Rainbows in Japan and Beyond: Problematizing Western Rubrics of Homoeroticism and Homosociality," organized by Grace Ting. It features papers by Grace Ting, Sachi Schmidt-Hori, and Casey Lee. Sam Perry will serve as discussant.
Click here for a list of all the panels and papers with queer themes at AAS 2018.
What was queer about 2017? Check out all the publications related to queer Asian studies last year here!
Do you have syllabi related to Asian queer studies you'd like to share? Looking for a syllabus? Check our our syllabi page.