Dialogues of Dispersal: Gender, Sexuality and African Diasporas

 
Dialogues of Dispersal: Gender, Sexuality and African Diasporas Edited by Sandra Gunning, Tera Hunter, and Michele Mitchell
Editor: 
Sandra Gunning
Michele Mitchell
Published: 
October, 2004
ISBN: 
978-1405126816
Publisher: 
Wiley-Blackwell

From Brazil to Germany, New York to Ghana, Dialogues of Dispersal examines intersections of gender and sexuality within Afro--diasporic communities.

  • Considers communities in Brazil, the Caribbean, Germany, the UK, the US and West Africa, and how they overlap.
  • Contains innovative analyses of knowledge production, globalization, popular culture, identity, colonialism, maternalism, dress, and transnational networks.
  • Features interdisciplinary work by both established and emerging scholars.
  • Acknowledges the accomplishments and the tensions of feminist scholarship and activism.
  • Encourages further research by highlighting the range of electronic research materials on African diasporas available on the Internet.
Area of Interest: 
Gender & Sexuality
Race & Ethnicity