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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 175–202.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Sander L. Gilman Sexual politics in twenty-first century America has taken a rather surprising turn. Given the realities of the stigma still strongly associated with sexually transmitted diseases, the politics of HIV/AIDS is an unusual case study of acceptance in an age of sexual conservatism. This...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... 16 The legal sovereignty arguments analyzed earlier, medical contamination narratives attributing HIV/AIDS to Haitian migrants, and the US embargo against Cuba all contribute to a dominant notion that the United States, Cuba, and Haiti are culturally, legally, economically, and corporeally isolated...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
... example, in the case of HIV/AIDS transmission, which is facilitated by blood of a victim, subsequent victims of the disease must come into direct contact with an infected individual, normally through sexual activities; an additional mode of transmission is needle sharing in drug injections. Consequently...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 139–143.
Published: 01 March 2015
... HIV-positive activist during and after the AIDS crisis of the 1980s and 1990s. Indeed one of the most talked about performances in the book is Athey’s seminal Martyrs and Saints (1992: 23), a work that pointedly combined metaphors of the plague and the pariah with S&M imagery to aggressively...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 31–50.
Published: 01 March 2005
... experience in southern Africa, in a place that has been overtaken with HIV/AIDS on the scale of a plague. At the intersection of kinship studies, the anthropology of religion and medical anthropology – all very traditional areas – he defines his research and his commitments in relation to an anthropology of...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 139–164.
Published: 01 July 2005
... abuse and HIV/AIDS transmission. In the Republican-controlled Congress, the federal govement now finances religious projects under the guise of promoting scientific research that has nothing to do with the principles or methods of rigorous scientific work. For instance, the federal government has funded...