Dr Hongwei Bao

Dr Hongwei Bao 
School of Languages, Cultures and Area Studies
Department of Culture, Film and Media
Lecturer in Media Studies
+44 (0) 115 951 5757

Expertise summary

Gay identity and queer politics in China. Social media and independent media in Asia. Queer filmmaking in transnational China. How the media relates to issues of gender, sexuality and identity.

More information about Dr Bao can be found on his webpage

Policy credentials

Worked with non-governmental organisations in China on LGBTQ rights.

Media credentials

BBC World Service on LGBTQ issues in China.

Industry credentials

Film industry in China; independent Chinese films; and queer film festivals.


Dr Hongwei-Bao

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Media Relations - External Relations

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telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5798
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