Product Description Sex and the Citizen is a Multidisciplinary collection of essays That draws on current anxieties about “legitimate” sexual identities and practices across the Caribbean to explore Both the Impact of globalization and the legacy of the region’s history of sexual Exploitation DURING colonialism, slavery, and indentureship. Speaking from Within, But Also challenging the Assumptions of feminism, literary and cultural studies, and queer studies, this volume questions oppositions Prevailing Between the backward, homophobic nation-state and the laid-back, service-with-a-smile entre paradise or giving in ignominiously to the autocratic Demands of the global north and equating postcolonial Sovereignty With A “wholesome” heterosexual citizenry. The contributors use Parliamentary Legislation, novels,. . . More>>

Sex and the Citizen: Interrogating the Caribbean