Faculty News: Professor Eng-Beng Lim awarded the 2013 CLAGS Fellowship

September 13, 2013

Congratulations to Eng-Beng Lim for his recent CLAGS Fellowship award. CLAGS Fellowships are highly competitive awards so it is quite an achievement. It is clear that judges were excited about Eng-Beng's work and his recent book project, Brown Boys and Rice Queens: Spellbinding Performance in the Asias.

Brown Boys and Rice Queens by Eng-Beng LimBrown Boys and Rice Queens by Eng-Beng Lim

The book is forthcoming in November 2013, but is available for pre-order on Amazon and the NYU Press site at Brown Boys and Rice Queens. Pre-order form available here.

Eng Beng Lim is Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies at Brown University, and a faculty affiliate of the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, Department of East Asian Studies, and the Department of American Studies. He is also a Gender and Sexuality Studies board member at the Pembroke Center for teaching and research on women.

The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies (CLAGS) is dedicated to the study of historical, cultural, and political issues of vital concern to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals, artists, and communities. We wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors. For additional information about CLAGS’s programs, please visit their website at www.clags.org.