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Postcolonial Lesbian Identities in Singapore: Re-Thinking Global Sexualities

Deals with modern gay-lesbian identity in postcolonial Singapore and looks at how possible it can reconcile with local culture and global identity without compliance with Western queer norms. Identifies concepts and status of lesbian in Singapore, Asian queer, global gay domain, and non-Western sexuality. Study social context of postcolonial Singapore towards nationalism, sexuality, sexual politics sodomy law and lesbian resistance. Reflects local to transnational spaces for lesbian and gay activism. Demonstrates lives and experience of modern lesbian in Singapore.