Lecturer Brenda Alegre at the University of Hong Kong’s Pok Fu Lam campus. Photo: Kylie Knott
Lecturer Brenda Alegre at the University of Hong Kong’s Pok Fu Lam campus. Photo: Kylie Knott
LGBT

video | Transgender lecturer in Hong Kong on her fight to be accepted by a conservative society, and her fear of the police

As the city’s High Court debates the rights of three transgender men, HKU lecturer Brenda Alegre opens up about growing up trans – and Catholic – in the Philippines, and why she always feels like an outsider in Hong Kong

Lecturer Brenda Alegre at the University of Hong Kong’s Pok Fu Lam campus. Photo: Kylie Knott
Lecturer Brenda Alegre at the University of Hong Kong’s Pok Fu Lam campus. Photo: Kylie Knott
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