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Monday, November 6, 2017

Science, Medicine, and Sex Change in Republic China

12:15 - 1:15 PM
Oldenborg Center
Pomona College
350 N. College Way
Claremont, 91711
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(909) 607-8001

In this talk, Dr. Howard Chiang traces the genealogy of sexual knowledge from the demise of eunuchism to the emergence of transsexuality, exploring how competing definitions of sex circulated in science, medicine, vernacular culture, and the periodical press in the first half of the twentieth century.

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