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The Resource African intimacies : race, homosexuality, and globalization, Neville Hoad

African intimacies : race, homosexuality, and globalization, Neville Hoad

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African intimacies : race, homosexuality, and globalization
Title
African intimacies
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race, homosexuality, and globalization
Statement of responsibility
Neville Hoad
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Language
eng
Summary
There have been few book-length engagements with the question of sexuality in Africa, let alone African homosexuality. African Intimacies simultaneously responds to the public debate on the ÒAfricannessÓ of homosexuality and interrogates the meaningfulness of the terms ÒsexualityÓ and ÒhomosexualityÓ outside Euro-American discourse. Speculating on cultural practices interpreted by missionaries as sodomy and resistance to colonialism, Neville Hoad begins by analyzing the 1886 Bugandan martyrs incidentÑthe execution of thirty men in the royal court. Then, in a series of close readings, he addres
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
African intimacies : race, homosexuality, and globalization, Neville Hoad
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African intimacies : race, homosexuality, and globalization, Neville Hoad
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctttvbps
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-177) and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
African sodomy in the missionary position : corporeal intimacies and signifying regimes -- Decolonizing the body : the African and African American in Wole Soyinka's The interpreters -- Neoliberalism and the church : the World Conference of Anglican Bishops -- White man's burden, white man's disease : tracking lesbian and gay human rights -- The intellectual, the archive, and the pandemic : Thabo Mbeki's AIDS blues -- An elegy for African cosmopolitanism : Phaswane Mpe's Welcome to our Hillbrow
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1 online resource (xxxiii, 187 pages)
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9780816698981
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