UCI anthropologist out to prove gay people exist ... in Vietnam
- October 28, 2013
- Natalie Newton, anthropology junior fellow, is featured by OC Weekly October 28, 2013
From OC Weekly:
A UC Irvine anthropologist is highlighting the contributions of LGBT Vietnamese and Vietnamese Americans in order to dispel the absurd myth that there are no gay people in Vietnamese culture and history. Natalie Newton, a junior fellow in the school's department of anthropology and a Vietnamese American woman whose parents moved to the United States after the fall of Saigon, started the Viet LGBT History Campaign in February as a response to the exclusion of the Vietnamese LGBT community from last year's Tet parade.
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