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Regardless of being dubbed "the world's oldest profession," prostitution has hardly been seen as a valid kind of exertions. as a substitute, it's always criminalized, sensationalized, and polemicized. In Selling Sex, Emily van der Meulen, Elya Durisin, and Victoria Love current a extra nuanced view of the intercourse undefined. they bring about jointly an enormous selection of voices - together with feminists, researchers, advocates, and intercourse staff of each stripe - to problem dominant narratives surrounding intercourse paintings. offering various views on such various subject matters as social stigma, police violence, hard work organizing, and human trafficking, Selling Sex is an eye-opening, hard, and worthwhile ebook.

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Cavanagh Undercurrents: Queer tradition and Postcolonial Hong Kong, by way of Helen Hok-Sze Leung Sapphistries: a world heritage of affection among ladies, through Leila J. Rupp The Canadian battle on Queers: nationwide defense as Sexual legislation, through Gary Kinsman and Patrizia Gentile exceedingly dedicated girls: Lesbian Lives in Canada, 1900-65, by means of Cameron Duder Edited through Emily van der Meulen, Elya M. Durisin, and Victoria Love promoting intercourse event, Advocacy, and examine on intercourse paintings in Canada © UBC Press 2013 All rights reserved. No a part of this e-book can be reproduced, kept in a retrieval method, or transmitted, in any shape or in any way, with out previous written permission of the writer. Library and data Canada Cataloguing in booklet promoting intercourse [electronic source] : event, advocacy, and learn on intercourse paintings in Canada / Emily van der Meulen, Elya M. Durisin, and Victoria Love, eds. comprises bibliographical references and index. digital monograph issued in a variety of codecs. additionally issued in print layout. ISBN 978-0-7748-2450-7 (PDF); ISBN 978-0-7748-2451-4 (EPUB) 1. Prostitution – Canada. 2. Sex-oriented companies – Canada. three. Prostitutes – hard work unions – Organizing – Canada. four. Prostitution – executive coverage – Canada. five. Sex-oriented companies – legislations and laws – Canada. I. Van der Meulen, Emily, 1977- II. Durisin, Elya M. , 1979- III. Love, Victoria, 1969HQ148. S44 2013 306. 740971 C2012-906703-2 UBC Press gratefully recognizes the monetary help for our publishing application of the govt of Canada (through the Canada e-book Fund), the Canada Council for the humanities, and the British Columbia Arts Council. This booklet has been released with assistance from a supply from the Canadian Federation for the arts and Social Sciences, throughout the Awards to Scholarly guides application, utilizing cash supplied through the Social Sciences and arts learn Council of Canada. The practise of the index was once supported with a provide supplied by means of the workplace of the Dean of Arts, Ryerson collage. published and certain in Canada by way of Friesens Set in Kozuka Gothic and Minion through Artegraphica layout Co. Ltd. reproduction editor: Deborah Kerr Proofreader: Lana Okerlund Indexer: Christine Jacobs UBC Press The college of British Columbia 2029 West Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2 www. ubcpress. ca This e-book is devoted to the intercourse staff’ rights flow. In harmony, we've integrated the pink umbrella, a massive image of the stream, at the book’s disguise. Contents Acknowledgments / xi creation / 1 Emily van der Meulen, Elya M. Durisin, and Victoria Love half 1: Realities, studies, and views / 27 1 paintings, intercourse, or Theatre? a short historical past of Toronto Strippers and intercourse paintings identification / 29 Deborah Clipperton 2 Myths and Realities of Male intercourse paintings: a private standpoint / forty five River Redwood three Champagne, Strawberries, and Truck-Stop inns: On Subjectivity and intercourse paintings / fifty eight Victoria Love four Trans intercourse staff: Negotiating intercourse, Gender, and Non-Normative wish / sixty five Tor Fletcher five We communicate for Ourselves: Anti-Colonial and Self-Determined Responses to children excited about the intercourse exchange / seventy four JJ 6 Decolonizing intercourse paintings: constructing an Intersectional Indigenous technique / eighty two Sarah Hunt 7 Transitioning Out of intercourse paintings: Exploring intercourse employees’ studies and views / one hundred and one Tuulia legislation half 2: Organizing and Social switch / 111 eight operating for switch: intercourse employees within the Union fight / 113 Jenn Clamen, Kara Gillies, and Trish Salah nine Overcoming demanding situations: Vancouver’s intercourse employee stream / a hundred thirty Joyce Arthur, Susan Davis, and Esther Shannon 10 Né dans le Redlight: The intercourse staff’ flow in Montreal / 147 Anna-Louise Crago and Jenn Clamen eleven Stepping all around the Stones: Negotiating Feminism and damage aid in Halifax / one hundred sixty five Gayle MacDonald, Leslie Ann Jeffrey, Karolyn Martin, and Rene Ross 12 Are Feminists Leaving ladies at the back of?

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