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Kathoey - Wikipedia
The kathoey , the Thai term for ladyboys, have long been part of the cultural landscape of Thailand. Who are the ladyboys? We follow their rite-of-passage to becoming fully fledged kathoey. The kathoey serve as part of a wider discussion on trans-gender. Only in the West has repression occurred.
Third Sex, The: Kathoey—Thailand's Ladyboys
The kathoey , the Thai term for ladyboys, have long been part of the cultural landscape of Thailand. Though they're a leading tourist attraction, the glamorous and attractive men who are now women are also a modern expression of an archaic tradition. Who are the ladyboys?
During my long stay in Thailand, I came into contact with a reality that is now radically intertwined in the Thai social fabric, that of ladyboys. These are transsexuals, men who are in the process of sex change. A process that is often not completed, but remains halfway through.