Tag: Xie Jianshun

After Eunuchs: Science, Medicine, and the Transformation of Sex in Modern China

Howard Chiang From anti-castration discourses in the late Qing era to sex-reassignment surgeries in Taiwan in the 1950s and queer movements in the 1980s and 1990s,¬†After Eunuchs¬†explores the ways in which the introduction of Western biomedical sciences transformed normative meanings of gender, sexuality, and the body in China. NOTCHES: (re)marks […]