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By Sylvia Tamale

A groundbreaking booklet, available yet scholarly, by means of African activists. It uses research, existence tales, and inventive expression—including essays, case experiences, poetry, information clips, songs, fiction, memoirs, letters, interviews, brief movie scripts, and photographs—to learn dominant and deviant sexualities and examine the intersections among intercourse, strength, masculinities, and femininities. It also opens an area, rather for teens, to contemplate African sexualities in several ways.

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