By Huai Bao
Cross-Gender China, the end result of greater than 20 years of theatrical and sociological learn, deconstructs the cultural implications of cross-gender functionality in modern-day China.
The contemporary revival in male-to-female cross-gender nandan performance in chinese language theatre increases a mess of questions: it might probably recommend new gender dynamics, or new readings of previous aesthetic traditions in new socio-cultural contexts. Interrogating the positions of the gender being played and the gender doing the acting, this quantity offers a extensive cultural account of the contexts during which this specific functionality type has stumbled on new life.
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