Megan D. Daigle's From Cuba with Love: Sex and Money in the Twenty-First PDF

By Megan D. Daigle

From Cuba with Love offers with love, sexuality, and politics in modern Cuba. during this attractive narrative, Megan Daigle explores the function of ladies in Cuban political tradition via analyzing the increase of economies of intercourse, romance, and cash because the early Nineteen Nineties. Daigle attracts realization to the violence skilled through younger ladies suspected of involvement with foreigners by the hands of a moralistic nation, an opportunistic police strength, or even their very own households and partners.

Investigating the lived realities of the Cuban girls (and a few males) who date travelers and supplying a distinct standpoint at the surrounding debates, From Cuba with Love increases concerns approximately women’s bodies–what they could or may still do and, both, what might be performed to them. Daigle’s provocative viewpoint will make readers query how race and politics in Cuba are tied to ladies and intercourse, and the ways that political strength acts at once at the our bodies of people via legislation, policing, institutional courses, and social norms.

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