Overseas Chinese reflect on China’s #MeToo Movement from the United States

BY GLORIS LIU An original version of this piece was published in 2018 under the title “Sexual Harassment & Sexual Assault in the U.S. and China” in Gloris Liu’s blog. China’s [ … ]

Q&A: Young women discuss gender and education in China today

BY OLIVIA A. HALSALL Whether at school, university or in the workplace, young women in China are grappling with gender inequality. In 2018, the Global Gender Gap Report – benchmarking the progress towards [ … ]

“Your Mother Sacrificed Herself for the Country” – The Idealization of the Female Martyr in China 

BY EMILY MATSON When I first visited the northeastern provincial capital of Harbin to conduct dissertation research, I had never heard the name Zhao Yiman. This was soon to change, [ … ]

10 Tips for writing life stories from Madeleine O’Dea, author of The Phoenix Years

BY MADELEINE O’DEA This piece is an edited version of a workshop given by Madeleine O’Dea and hosted by NüVoices London on July 3, 2019. Special thanks to volunteers Jessie [ … ]

James Griffiths, author of The Great Firewall of China, discusses censorship and China’s women’s movement

BY GLORIS LIU AND DAISY SINGH-GREAVES  “China’s censors do not care about blocking content, they care about blocking solidarity,” James Griffiths writes in his debut book The Great Firewall of China: [ … ]

Taiwan’s lesbian sex toy and divination shop strives to help queer women accept themselves

BY WUJUN KE When Kitty Lee asked me to take off my glasses and stretch out my hands, I wasn’t sure what to expect. Kitty is the manager of Love Boat, [ … ]

Call for nominations: Young China Watcher of the Year Award

We need the help of NüVoices to recognise the brightest talent in the China watching community. Young China Watchers (YCW) is excited to announce the second annual Young China Watcher [ … ]

OPEN CALL: Seeking HK-based Artist for residency at the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art in Manchester, UK

OPEN CALL: RESIDENCY IN MANCHESTER FOR HK-BASED ARTIST The British Council Hong Kong, in partnership with the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art and Phillips, are now accepting applications from Hong [ … ]

THEATRE: Chinese creators present “No Foreigners,” a show using shopping malls as a portal for telling Chinese diaspora stories

BY APRIL LEUNG Shopping malls are a portal into surreal worlds that carry the nuanced stories of loss and resilience from the Chinese diaspora. “No Foreigners “is a multimedia performance [ … ]

Sinobabble Podcast Call for Guest Speakers

Sinobabble, a new podcast covering historical and modern China, is looking for guest speakers! Sinobabble is a relaxing, educational podcast covering China’s modern history, current events, and featuring academic analyses of [ … ]

Event Recap: Lü Pin on the Chinese feminist movement’s strategies in China and the US

BY TARA SUN VANACORE   On August 13, members of Washington, DC’s chapter of NüVoices gathered over tea to discuss China’s feminist movement with activist Lü Pin (吕频).Lü Pin answered questions [ … ]

B人BEL Magazine Call for Submissions

Submissions are open for the second issue of B人BEL Magazine! B人BEL Magazine tells the stories of people in China we don’t often get to know about. The people who are [ … ]