With thirty-one contributions spanning colonized contexts across the world, The Routledge Companion to Sexuality and Colonialism documents the interventions into reproductive and sexual lives that upheld colonial projects.
Tag: colonial history
How ideas of deviant female sexuality became foundational to modern social thought in colonial India.
A sixteenth-century scribe recorded the sexual and reproductive behaviour of indigenous women in colonial Mexico.
A microhistory of a child sexual abuse case in the South Seas Mission of the London Missionary Society.
Francis obscured both the colonial Christian and queer sexual contexts of the executions.
Eating and reproduction are crucial biological processes that are fraught with emotional meanings.
The legacy of imperial Victorian sexual mores continue to haunt the lives of gay people in India and large parts of former British colonies.