NIAS Press Authors Peter A. Jackson and Benjamin Baumann joined the Nordic Asia Podcast discussing their new book “Deities and Divas, Queer Ritual Specialists in Myanmar, Thailand and Beyond” (NIAS Press 2021).
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Deities and Divas
The first book to trace commonalities between queer and religious cultures in Southeast Asia and the West. Deities and Divas details the very prominent roles that gay men and trans women play in the spirit medium cults rapidly growing in Myanmar, Thailand and beyond