Recent & Forthcoming

Forthcoming Appearances

“’I Feel like It Will Never Stop’: The Crisis of Technology-Facilitated Sexual Violence (TFSV) in Singapore.” AAS-IN-ASIA Annual Conference, Daegu, Korea, June 24-27, 2023.
Part of “Gender Based Violence Across Asia and the Diaspora I & II” Double Panel.

“Azuma Hikari, My Healing Bride: Tracing Gender and Human-Machine Intimacies in Contemporary Japan.” International Communication Association Annual Conference 2023, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 25-29. In “Does Gender of Virtual Agents Matter?” hosted by the Human-Machine Communication Interest Group. Co-presented with Hiromi Tanaka. (Remote)

Recent Publications

“Hyperathletic Artistry: Nathan Chen and Yuzuru Hanyu Performing Asian Masculinities.” Dance Research 41(1): 1-18. Co-authored with Wesley Lim.

From Dansō to Genderless: Mediating Queer Styles and Androgynous Bodies in Japan” in Gender in Japanese Popular Culture: Rethinking Masculinities and Femininities, edited by Sirpa Salenius, 29-59. Cham: Palgrave MacMillan.

Asian Sporting Masculinities in Figure Skating: Media Representations of Nathan Chen and Yuzuru Hanyu as Rivals.” Media, Culture & Society 45(3): 561-577. Co-authored with Wesley Lim.

“A Different Kind of Transgender Celebrity: From Entertainment Narrative to the ‘Wrong Body’ Discourse in Japanese Media Culture” in Television & New Media 23(8): 803-821.

‘Queer’ Media in Inter-Asia: Thinking Gender and Sexuality Transnationally” in Media in Asia Global, Digital, Gendered and Mobile, edited by Youna Kim, 226-238. New York: Routledge.

How Nissin Represented Naomi Osaka: Race, Gender, and Sport in Japanese Advertising” in Communication & Sport 10(4): 594-615. Co-authored with Hiromi Tanaka.