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Women in Asia: In Books and Films: Women in Asian Film Spring 2017 Events




March 20 - March 31, 2017
Hodges Library exhibit of books and films on women in Asia

2nd floor, Commons Galleria

Check out books/films on women in Asia, including works written by UT faculty in the Asian Studies Program.


March 21 (T)
Film screening 
Let's Fall in Love (Wuna Wu, Taiwan, 2008)  

Hodges Library Auditorium, 3:45 - 5:15 PM

Let's Fall in Love is one of the films Dr. Sang will discuss in her lecture. This film depicts a modern matchmaker’s success and her unique philosophy about creating matches between single men and women in Taiwan.  


March 27 (M)
Dr.Tze-Lan Sang's visit to UT
Meet and Greet

Mary Greer Room, Hodges Library, 12:00 - 1:30 PM


"Gender and Media: The Case of Women Documentary Filmmakers in Taiwan"

McClung Museum, 3:30 - 5:00 PM 

Dr. Sang is a professor of Chinese at Michigan State University.  She is the editor of Documenting Taiwan on Film: Issues and Methods in New Documentaries (Routledge, 2012) and the author of The Emerging Lesbian: Female Same-Sex Desire in Modern China (University of Chicago Press, 2003). In her lecture, Dr. Sang will discuss several films, including Wuna Wu's Let’s Fall in Love. Her other research topics range from sexuality to marriage, Filipina migrant workers in Taiwan, globalization, and the designer fashion industry.

UT Asian Studies Program; UT Libraries; Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures;
Cinema Studies Program; and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Program



Dr. Tze-lan Sang's Lecture
March 27, 2017

Article from The Daily Beacon



Hodges Library book display featuring materials on gender in Asia, and Asian Studies faculty publications.