Queer History#11: Myanmar and Her Transformation

One of the most important subject of Myanmar would be Aung San Su Kyii. This means that politically, Burma is in the period of transformation. Within the perimeter of societal issues, how has the gay culture developed?

Burma Today
An article on gay slang in Myanmar by Violet Cho here.
A look into Burma’s gay scene by Dinah Gardner for fridae here.
The changing landscape and gender scene in Burma here by Esmer Golluoglu.
Gay scene exists here and here.
Myanmar too has LGBT societies which you can look up here.
And more news regarding Burma’s gay news here.  A mention by Andrew Davis here.

LGBT Rights in Burma here. And a blog post in response to gay marriage here.


*RAP’s posts on Queer History are expandable. There is so much we can find out hence if you have anything to add, please comment below or e-mail to us. Let the lists go on.

One response to “Queer History#11: Myanmar and Her Transformation

  1. Pingback: Queer History #31: Conclusion; Waving the Rainbow Flags | rainbowartsproject

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