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Postcolonial Lesbian Identities in Singapore : Re-Thinking Global Sexualities (Hardcover) (Shawna Tang)
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Taking lesbians in Singapore as it’s starting point, this book explores the possibility of a modern gay identity in a postcolonial society , that is not dependent on Western ****** norms. It looks at the core question of how this identity can be reconciled with local culture and how it relates to global modernities. It engages with debates about globalization, post-colonialism and sexuality, while emphasising the specificity, diversity and interconnectedness of local lesbian sexualities.