May 29 – Eng-Beng Lim: “The Rice Queen’s Brown Boy Dream: On Pedophilic Modernity, Performance and Queer Asia”

May 29 – Eng-Beng Lim: “The Rice Queen’s Brown Boy Dream: On Pedophilic Modernity, Performance and Queer Asia”

“The Rice Queen’s Brown Boy Dream: On Pedophilic Modernity, Performance and Queer Asia”

Eng-Beng Lim works on transnational, Asian and queer issues through the lens of performance. His current work is on cultural pedagogies of neoliberal Asia that are produced on the one hand by large-scale transnational theatrical productions and on the other hand by global satellite campuses of U.S. universities in Singapore, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi.

Eng-Beng Lim is Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies at Brown University.