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This edition: Chinese Women Empowered

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 21, 2014.

First aired: May 21, 2014.

On this edition of Independent Sources hosted by Zyphus Lebrun, we speak to Professor Ya-Chen Chen prior to the release of her new book, New Modern Chinese Women and Gender Politics. Sarah Pizon speaks to the professor about how both gay and straight Chinese women are having somewhat of a Renaissance. We speak to Reva Judas about her effort to council families that have lost babies. Then we see how Pope Francis’ support of a controversial Catholic philosophy, Liberation Theology, is sending shockwaves through the community.

Guest List

Rev. Luis Barrios Professor of Latin American & Latino/a Studies, John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY

Ya-Chen Chen, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Foreign Languages and Literature, Director of Chinese Language Program, Clark University

Reva Judas Founder, NechamaComfort

Michael Lee, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Systematic Theology, Fordham University

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