April 26, 2017 - 12:00pm

Yale University - Luce Hall, Room 203, 34 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511

Based upon ethnographic research since 2006, recorded interviews, and video-analysis, this presentation will analyze how les appropriate a popular and heteronormatively themed Vietnamese short story to tell a liberalized parable of les romance in the context of tình nghĩa vợ chồng, a traditional value system that shapes love and long-term commitment between married couples

Hosted by: 

  • Council on Southeast Asia Studies at Yale University