[S2E14] 👩‍👦 Nostalgia & Motherhood with Dr Forum Mithani

This week we are joined by Dr Forum Mithani, British Academy Post-doctoral Fellow at the School of Modern Languages at Cardiff University, to discuss her research on the role of nostalgia in shaping expectations of motherhood.

Beyond Japan Ep. #17: Dansō Crossdressing and Gender in Japan with Dr Marta Fanasca

Listen on your favourite podcast platform This week we are joined by Dr Marta Fanasca, researcher of Japanese and Gender Studies at the University of Manchester, to discuss gender in Japan through Dansō crossdressing escort services. We discuss issues of applying universal understandings of gender and LGBTQ+ terminology in a national context, challenge the Euro-AmericanContinue reading “Beyond Japan Ep. #17: Dansō Crossdressing and Gender in Japan with Dr Marta Fanasca”