Optional pre-reading (in suggested order) Kempadoo, Kamala. 2003. Theorizing Sexual Relations in the Caribbean: Prostitution and the Problem of the "Exotic". In Confronting Power, Theorizing Gender. Interdisciplinary Perspectives in the Caribbean, edited by E. Barriteau. Kingston: University of the West Indies Press.pp 159-187
Allen, Caroline F. 1998. Caribbean Bodies: Representation and Practise. In Caribbean Portraits. Essays on Gender Ideologies and Identities, edited by C. Barrow. Kingston: Ian Randle Publishers.