the core transgression of interracial sex
is subject to hegemonic force, and sanctioned with absolute disgrace.
Margaret Daymond, in her introduction to the 1993 edition of The Cardinals, explains the incest taboo in Head's novella by comparing the social prohibition against incest with the Nationalist government's legislation against interracial sex
, suggesting that the unwittingly incestuous love in The Cardinals dramatizes Head's political anger.
He first delineates "five basic issues involved in the question of miscegenation in the New World" (70) and then further divides the works discussed into those whose primary emphasis is on interracial sex
and interracial relationships and those that are more interested in the new races being formed in the New World.
Chapter four focuses on petitioners' claims that their spouse had had interracial sex
Painter skillfully analyzes the inter-relatedness of the South's social hierarchy, patriarchy, religious piety, interracial sex
, white supremacy, and highly sexualized concept of "social equality.
For example, his novel Pinktoes involves interracial sex
After the residents of Niggerati Manor, an apartment colony of Harlem's bohemian artists, throw a wild rent party, culminating in what can only be called an interracial sex
Nearly a decade later, a derisive broadside entitled "Abolition Hall" echoed the same gender and racial ideology, especially fears of interracial sex
, that inspired the rioters.
The question of interracial sex
did make a few critical waves, but compared to Do the Right Thing, Jungle Fever was just another movie.