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The Liu Lecture: Matthew Sommer (Stanford University)

“Polyandry and Wife Sale in Qing Dynasty China.”

Apr 24, 2015
from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM

1113 SSH, Blue room

Professor Matthew Sommer is a scholar of gender, sexuality, and law in Qing dynasty (1644-1922) China.  His lecture will preview his new book, Polyandry and Wife-Selling in  Qing dynasty China: Survival Strategies and Judicial Interventions, forthcoming from University of California Press.

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