May

6

2021

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Gender Studies Programme Final Year Capstone Projects: Bodies and Identities

Gender Studies Programme Final Year Capstone Projects: Bodies and Identities

Date: May 6, 2021 (Thursday)

Time: 7:00 – 8:30pm

Location: Zoom (https://hku.zoom.us/j/99826282476)


Moderator

Dr. Elizabeth LaCouture, Director, Assistant Professor, Gender Studies Programme

Discussants

Ms. Puja Kapai, Convenor, Women’s Studies Research Centre

Professor Gina Marchetti, Chair, Committee on Gender Equality and Diversity

Dr. Grace Ting, Assistant Professor, Gender Studies Programme


Bodies (7:00)

Bertha Chan - The Gendered and Patriarchal Hairless Beauty Norm in Hong Kong

Clarita Regina - Eating with the Kardashians

Bidhya Shrestha - Bloody Inequity: Confronting Systemic Period Poverty in Hong Kong

Bonnie Li - Entangled Discipline: Hair in Hong Kong


Identities (7:30)

Merina Phagami - Who Cares?: Vulnerability, Care and Identity through the Lens of a 21st-century Hong Kong Nepali Woman

Emmery Au - Backlash against Feminism in Hong Kong

Teele Rebane - Fashioning a Nordic Nation: Rebranding Estonia

Gurung Saiksha - Bollywood Nostalgia and Hong Kong Nepali Youth Identity

Erren Tsoi - 852 Cypher: Negotiating Intersecting Identities in Hong Kong Hip-Hop


Enquiries: genderst@hku.hk