Announcement of BACS Early Career Researcher Prize Winner

BACS is delighted to announce that the winner of the ERC prize for 2021 is Coraline Jortay for her article on Reclaiming Rubbish: Gender, Class, Disability and Feiwu as an Intersectional Lens in Xiao Hong’s Market Street and Field of Life and Death.

This article was selected from a field of stellar submissions covering innovative topics in media studies, literature, contemporary politics, and history, demonstrating the robustness and vitality of early career research on China, broadly defined.

This article was especially praised by the two anonymous reviewers for its exciting originality.

This article and other articles to appear in the January 2022 issue of the British Journal of Chinese Studies are well worth looking out for.