Queer Visibilities by Andrew Tucker
Space, Identity and Interaction in Cape Town

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Combining current theory and original fieldwork, Queer Visibilities explores the gap between liberal South African law and the reality for groups of queer men living in Cape Town. Explores the interface between queer sexuality, race, and urban space to show links between groups of queer menFocuses on three main 'population groups' in Cape Town—white, coloured, and black AfricansDiscusses how HIV remains a key issue for queer men in South AfricaUtilizes new research data—the first comprehensive cross-community study of queer identities in South Africa

About Andrew Tucker

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Andrew Tucker lectures at the Department of Geography, University of Cambridge. He earned his PhD from the Department and has also held an Economic and Social Research Council of the UK Postdoctoral Research Fellowship there. He has spent several extended periods of time in South Africa for research.
Published July 22, 2011 by Wiley-Blackwell. 258 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Nature & Wildlife, Gay & Lesbian, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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