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YANG MAY OOI Bound Feet Blues-A Life Told In Shoes

One of my dear friends' sister's story telling performance at The Conway Hall...

In Chinese tradition,women with tiny bound feet were desirable as wives and lovers.Delicate feet were seen as objects of both status and sexual fetish.A Chinese -Malaysian story performer YANG MAY OOI explores themes of female desirability,identity and empowerment in this personal story told through the shoes in her life.Her TED talk,Rebel Heart/ F*** The Labels was chosen as  the best and most moving talk at a TEd Event.

The tickets cost £10 and can be bought from the Conway Hall Website.

Yang May Ooi also wrote two thrillers.

Later,we can go either to Pizza Express or for a drink at a nearby hotel or pub.

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