Dr Sarah Dauncey

Dr Sarah Dauncey 
Sociology and Social Policy
+44 (0) 115 951 5954 , +44 (0) 7920 621 018 

Expertise summary

Chinese culture and history, from late imperial period onwards in particular; Chinese clothing and fashion; gender relations; disability, identity and rights in China; Chinese film, literature, documentary and life writing.

Dr Dauncey has previously worked as an adviser on Circling the Dragon, a documentary about disability rights in China (Channel 4, 1994), as well as other research work for major international films and television programmes.

Published extensively on Chinese culture, education and policy and a recent British Academy-funded project will be published shortly as a monograph on Disability in China: Citizenship, Identity and Culture (CUP). 

For more information about Dr Dauncey please visit her webpage.

Policy credentials

Worked with the Foreign Commonwealth Office to deliver the China seminar series; would like to explore policy opportunities in relation to disability in China/Asia.


Media Relations - External Relations

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