Chapter 2. Changes and Challenges: Ethnography, Homosexuality, and HIV Prevention Work in Guadalajara

  1. Ellen Lewin professor2 and
  2. William L. Leap professor3
  1. Héctor Carrillo faculty member

Published Online: 24 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444310689.ch2

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

Carrillo, H. (2009) Changes and Challenges: Ethnography, Homosexuality, and HIV Prevention Work in Guadalajara, 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.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Iowa, USA

  2. 3

    American University, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Sexuality Studies, San Francisco State 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:

  • changes and challenges: ethnography, homosexuality, and HIV prevention work in Guadalajara;
  • local gay and lesbian rights movement, existing since late 1970s;
  • International Gay and Lesbian Association (ILGA);
  • Pedro, owning new gay disco;
  • experiencing blatant form of homophobia in Guadalajara

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • AIDS and Anthropology

  • Openly Gay Ethnographers in AIDS Research

  • First Contacts

  • Being Out as a Gay AIDS and Sexuality Researcher

  • Changing Attitudes about Homosexuality

  • Experiencing Homophobia

  • The Task of HIV Prevention

  • Conclusion

  • References