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By Kath Browne, Eduarda Ferreira

It has lengthy been acknowledged that the spatialisation of sexual lives is often gendered. Sexism and male dominance are a pervasive truth and lesbian matters are not often afforded a similar prominence as homosexual matters. therefore, lesbian geographies remain a salient axis of distinction, tough the conflation of lesbians and homosexual males, in addition to the trope that homonormativity impacts lesbians and homosexual males within the comparable methods. This quantity explores lesbian geographies in varied geographical, social and cultural contexts and provides new methods, utilizing English as a operating language yet now not as a cultural framework. Going past the dominant hint of Anglo-American views of study in sexualities, this publication offers learn in quite a lot of nations together with Australia, Argentina, Israel, Canada, united states, Russia, Poland, Spain, Hungary and Mexico

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