I am interested in the potential of digital media as a way to engage students.
Empire and Colonialism
Eating and reproduction are crucial biological processes that are fraught with emotional meanings.
Aderinto argues that the British perceived prostitution as evidence of African “primitiveness.”
Female genital mutilation and postcolonial struggles are in fact intimately and historically linked.
Both anti-discrimination and pro-gay activists appeal to features of a pre-colonial past.
It is a curious and powerful discursive move to link the murder of hundreds of people in Nigeria to the vaguely described suffering of British queer people.
The legacy of imperial Victorian sexual mores continue to haunt the lives of gay people in India and large parts of former British colonies.