Chapter 14. Life Lube: Discursive Spheres of Sexuality, Science, and AIDS

  1. Ellen Lewin professor2 and
  2. William L. Leap professor3
  1. Harris Solomon doctoral candidate

Published Online: 24 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444310689.ch14

Out in Public: Reinventing Lesbian/Gay Anthropology in a Globalizing World

Out in Public: Reinventing Lesbian/Gay Anthropology in a Globalizing World

How to Cite

Solomon, H. (2009) Life Lube: Discursive Spheres of Sexuality, Science, and AIDS, in Out in Public: Reinventing Lesbian/Gay Anthropology in a Globalizing World (eds E. Lewin and W. L. Leap), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444310689.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Iowa, USA

  2. 3

    American University, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Anthropology, Brown University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405191029

Online ISBN: 9781444310689

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Keywords:

  • life lube - discursive spheres of sexuality, science, and AIDS;
  • Charles Briggs (2003) builds on Warner's idea of publics;
  • International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM);
  • Naz Foundation International, focusing on HIV prevention;
  • Pickett, suggesting back-and-forth over “vaginal microbicides for women”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Communicability, Advocacy, and Sexuality

  • Life Lube

  • Conclusion

  • References