Columbia March Literary Event

home_logoThe Columbia Alumni Association of Beijing supports the 2016 Bookworm Literary Festival’s panel Voices from the Margins: Gender, ascariasis
Politics, patient
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, treatment with Roxane Gay, He Xiaopei and Xiao Meili, moderated by Washington Post correspondent Emily Rauhala (JRN ‘07). The literary festival runs March 11-27, 2016.

Tickets are available for purchase here and a limited number of tickets for the panel will be set aside for Columbia alums. Please write to Chenni at with interest and these will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis.

Tuesday, March 15, 8pm
Voices from the Margins: Gender, Politics, and Race
Roxane Gay, He Xiaopei, Xiao Meili; moderated by Emily Rauhala | The Bookworm | BW15D | 80 RMB — Purchase Online

How universal are issues of gender, politics, race, sexuality, privilege, class, and identity? Roxane Gay, the bestselling author of Bad Feminist, will engage in a cross-cultural dialogue with Xiao Meili, one of China’s most prominent women’s rights activists, and He Xiaopei, executive director of Pink Space Sexuality Research Center, an NGO that provides a platform for minority groups to tell their stories. This event will be moderated by Washington Post correspondent Emily Rauhala. This event will be conducted in English and Chinese.