Tuesday, December 24, 2013

#Giveaway : Gaysia : Adventures in the Queer East by Benjamin Law

bring to you a chance to win a copy of
Gaysia : Adventures in the Queer East 
Benjamin Law

About the book:

Of all the continents, Asia is the gayest. Deep down, youve probably had your suspicions all along and Im here to tell you those suspicions are correct. So begins Gaysia, Benjamin Laws wildly witty investigation of gay life in the biggest continent. We follow him as he takes an in-depth look at resorts for gay nudists in Bali; transexualism and three formal genders in Thailand; Chinas underground gay resistance; Japan and the most breathtakingly messed-up porn; religious fundamentalists of all persuasions keen on curing homosexuality in Malaysia; sex workers and the spread of HIV in Myanmar; and the decriminalisation of homosexuality, gay pride parades and encounters with gay royalty and a popular spiritual guru in India.
Hilarious, perceptive and poignant, Gaysia is a refreshing look at an aspect of Asia that has gone ignored too long.

About Random House India:

Random House is the world's largest English-language general trade book publisher and has been a leading force in the Indian book market for several years. Random House India started its operations in July 2005 and their acclaimed writers include Rujuta Diwekar, Anita Desai, Namita Devidayal, Mohammed Hanif, Jhumpa Lahiri, Manju Kapur, Daniyal Mueenuddin and Basharat Peer. As part of the overseas structure of The Random House Group in the UK, we also distribute our international list that includes writers such as Salman Rushdie, Vikas Swarup, Ian McEwan, Dan Brown, J M Coetzee, Bill Bryson, Deepak Chopra, Edward de Bono, and Robert Harris. 

Terms and conditions of the giveaway:

1.  Answer below.

2. Giveaway is restricted to India only.

3. Decision taken by the judges will be final and cannot be disputed. 

4. The contest is open to all residents in India, albeit residing in places where couriers deliver.

5. Only entries in English will be considered eligible for the contest.

6. The winning entries will win a copy of Gaysia : Adventures in the Queer East by Benjamin Law. The book would be sent within 2-3 weeks after the result is declared. Winner shall be kept updated about the same.

7. Submitted entries should be your original work; no plagiarism shall be entertained.

8. Multiple entries are NOT allowed.

The Winner Of
Gaysia : Adventures in the Queer East 
Benjamin Law

Dipankar Dasgupta.


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