Producing the ‘New’ Asian Woman: Entanglements of Urban area, Cultural Encounters and Gendered Identities in Shanghai and Delhi (SINGLE)

Producing the ‘New’ Asian Woman: Entanglements of Urban area, Cultural Encounters and Gendered Identities in Shanghai and Delhi (SINGLE)

Coordinator

Jeroen de Kloet (PI)

Users of the research team. Description associated with extensive research programme associated with research team

Jeroen de Kloet Penn Ip Prof. Christiane Brosius (Heidelberg University, Germany, undertaking Leader) Dr. Melissa Butcher (Open University, UK, PI) Laila Abu-Er-Rub (Heidelberg University) Lucie Bernoider (Heidelberg University) Pi Chenying (Heidelberg University & University of Amsterdam) Maddalena Chiellini (Open University)

SOLITARY is really a task funded by the HERA scheme associated with eu, it relates to the representation of single feamales in Asia (Shanghai) and India (Delhi). The context of metropolitan change both in nations is allowing the forming of brand brand brand new social geographies and biographies for single females. SOLITARY makes use of ethnographic, mobile and methodologies that are visual explore these issues, documenting the experiences of solitary feamales in Delhi and Shanghai which can be indicative of wider social and demographic transformations, and set within wider debates of cultural encounter, globe metropolitan areas and globalisation.Continue reading